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New Life for the Undead
4:56 pm
Tue August 13, 2013

WIU Professor Tries to Interpret Zombie Fad

AMC's "The Walking Dead"

It doesn’t need to be Halloween for zombies to be the talk of the day.

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Made His comments in Macomb
4:19 pm
Tue August 13, 2013

Schock Says Congress Reflects Polarized Nation

Schock at a listening session at Macomb City Hall.
Credit SSS

With congress in recess, Illinois Representative Aaron Schock (R-IL) took a two week tour of his district conducting town hall style "listening sessions," stopping in Macomb on Tuesday.

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New Illinois Law
2:22 pm
Tue August 13, 2013

Making Publicly Funded Research Available to the Public

The Illinois Capitol building

A new law asks Illinois' public universities to consider making their research available for free, but it does not require it. 

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Kids Learn to be Urban Farmers
9:42 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

"Farm to Fork" Teaches Kids to Farm in Town

The Farm to Fork camp at Knox's Urban Farm.

In a small classroom at Knox College, a group of kids sat in a circle of tables, surrounded by seed catalogs and marked up sheets of paper.

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Sidewalks, Lawsuit, Water Loans, Free Sand
10:39 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Around the Region

A quick look at news from around the Tri-State region.

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