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Gov. Pat Quinn says the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency will block the storage of toxic PCBs in a central Illinois landfill that sits over an aquifer that provides water for 750,000 people.
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The dog's name was Apollo. The 16-month-old German shepherd mix had run out of the home in the city of Hometown Friday afternoon.
A published report has found that more than 10 percent of Illinois government employees made more than $100,000 in 2013 -- up 1,600 from a year earlier.
Illinoisans have a reluctant love affair -- or perhaps an unhappy arranged marriage -- with government.
The family of an SIU student who was found dead in a wooded area of Carbondale plan to file a Wrongful Death lawsuit against the person police say he was last seen with.
A state commission has fined managers of both of Illinois' State Fairs for ethics violations over beer tickets, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
State officials say the closure of a southern Illinois center for people with developmental disabilities will be a "long process."
Q: I read with interest your article on venting a bathroom fan. I live in Austin, Texas, and my daughter lives in Illinois.
After graduating from Illinois' motorcycle safety class, instructors say, some students rush out and buy a monster racing bike that can go 140 mph - and they can't handle it.
Less is making Illinois' unemployment rate look better, but the Illinois Policy Institute explains that it's a distorted view.
The push is on to raise statewide cigarette taxes in Illinois by $1 a pack, reported The Chicago Tribune .
The Southern Illinoisan reports that the students found a bundle of whelk shells and bird bones tied together.
A West Side man has been charged with the armed robbery of five passengers on a CTA Orange Line train last week.
Jeremy Noelle is the Local Union Council 31 representative for the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees.
Today's ruling by the U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia, as reported by attorney Alan Gura , that the city's ban on carrying of handguns outside the home doesn't stand up to constitutional muster "under any level of scrutiny" could have far-reaching implications.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 08:06 am
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