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Scores and Violations Detailed
3:36 pm
Thu December 18, 2014

Restaurant Inspection Scores Available Online

Restaurant inspections are scored out of 100
Credit Edsel Little / Flickr Creative Commons

McDonough County restaurant inspection scores are once again available online -- though they're not on the McDonough County Health Department's website.

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Illinois Supreme Court Ruling
3:17 pm
Thu December 18, 2014

Daniel Belknap Won’t Get a Third Trial

Daniel Belknap
Credit McDonough County Sheriff's Department

The Illinois Supreme Court said there is sufficient evidence to convict a McDonough County man of killing a young child.

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$331,193 from IFA
7:33 am
Thu December 18, 2014

Housing Grant for Southeast Iowa

The Iowa Finance Authority is investing more than $7.3-million in affordable housing initiatives across the state, including one in the southeast corner.

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125+ Years of Teaching Experience
7:08 am
Thu December 18, 2014

Keokuk Schools Approve Early Retirements

Decades of experience will be leaving the Keokuk School District a little sooner than anticipated.

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President Signs Bill
4:02 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Galesburg VA Clinic Named After Lane Evans

The Lane A. Evans VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Galesburg.
Credit T.J. Carson

Galesburg’s VA clinic will officially be named after the late Congressman Lane Evans.

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Fire Damaged Building
1:22 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Hancock County Academy Temporarily Moved

The recently remodeled Kelly building is the temporary home of the Hancock County Academy.
Credit Screen cap of Google Maps Street View

The Hancock County Academy was forced to relocate in downtown Carthage after its home was damaged during a fatal fire last month next door at the Bentzinger Home Supply Store.

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City Seeking $31-million
9:26 am
Wed December 17, 2014

Burlington Finalizes Flood Protection Application

Burlington hopes a large flood wall will prevent the need for these temporary barricades in the future.
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

Burlington's plan to hold back the mighty Mississippi River moves forward.

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Congress Approves Study
9:54 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

New Philadelphia May Receive National Park Designation

Today nothing remains of the New Philadelphia town site.
Credit Public Domain

A study will determine whether a historic site in Pike County will become a national park.

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Central Illinois Man Changes his Ways
9:37 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Transforming a Personal History of Racism

Jim and Debbie Pauley at their home
Credit Rachel Otwell

The holidays can bring out the compassionate side of people.

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Black Lives Matter
6:14 pm
Sun December 14, 2014

WIU Rally Draws Hundreds – What's Next?

Protestors demonstrated outside Sherman Hall for several minutes during the rally.
Credit Rich Egger

Demonstrators marched through the Western Illinois University campus in Macomb to protest for rights they feel are being eroded.

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