Illinois' State Fair
9:13 am
Tue July 1, 2014

State Fair Officials: Can't Follow State Law Due To Budget Cuts

Originally published on Mon June 30, 2014 11:52 am

  Illinois' two state fairs did not comply with the law last year, according to a recent state audit -- and budget realities mean that'll happen again this summer.

The audit found that both the fairs in Springfield and DuQuoin overcharged entrance fees for horses.

But the Department of Agriculture says it's a consequence of the state contributing 200-thousand dollars $200,000 less toward the purse.

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Audit Says Bidding Required
11:17 pm
Tue May 13, 2014

Lee County Jail Project Raises Red Flags

The recent expansion of the Lee County Jail raised some red flags in a new audit.

The head of the Lee County Board does not agree with one of the findings of an audit.

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Several Financial Irregularities
4:44 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Former SEIA City Clerk Faces Felony Charges

The former city clerk in Farmington, IA is facing multiple felonies after  an audit revealed several irregularities in city financial transactions.

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Approves Mental Health Contracts
4:59 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Lee County Addressing Audit Concerns

Lee County Board of Supervisors

Lee County believes it has come up with a way to address an issue that popped up during the county's most recent audit.

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State Makes Several Recommendations
11:09 pm
Wed April 24, 2013

Lee County Audit Released

Lee County Board of Supervisors

Lee County’s latest audit reveals a few activities the state wants the county to resolve.

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