Illinois

Employment Growth
1:00 pm
Fri March 28, 2014

A Slow Go for Illinois' Economy

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An economist predicts raising the minimum wage would hurt already poor job growth in Illinois.

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Republican Gubernatorial Primary Results
9:10 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Rauner, Quinn Chart Course For Conflict

Republican Bruce Rauner will take on Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn in this fall's election.

Originally published on Wed March 19, 2014 4:04 am

The election returns in yesterday’s Illinois primary were not even in before the candidates for governor started attacking each other. Republicans chose wealthy investor Bruce Rauner to take on Democratic incumbent Pat Quinn. Brian Mackey looks at the surprisingly close election results, and what’s ahead for the campaign.

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2014 Celebration Concert Series
11:45 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Harpeth Rising-November 15, 7pm Vallillo/Holtz Performance Studio

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Named for the small but powerful river in Tennessee, Harpeth Rising creates original songs that layer lush instrumental arrangements with rich harmonies and powerful lyrics.

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Galesburg Landmark Commission
2:21 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Galesburg Reviews Paint Rebate Proposal

The paint rebate program would affect homes On East Main Street.
Credit http://www.ci.galesburg.il.us

After months of debate a draft paint rebate program will be unveiled in  Galesburg  tomorrow.

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Plans Announced in 2006
7:13 am
Mon November 25, 2013

Fight over Fulton County Coal Mine Drags On

Joe Cooper shows a tour group a map of the proposed North Canton Mine.
Credit SSS

A judge is set to rule soon on whether the Illinois DNR made the right call in renewing a permit for proposed coal mine near Canton Lake in Fulton County.

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