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8:22 am
Fri June 28, 2013

WIU to Double Food Waste Composting

The same type of composting system that WIU uses. (Not WIU's actual unit.)
Credit http://compostingtechnology.com/products/compost-systems/earth-tub/

Western Illinois University will be able to double the amount of food waste it diverts from the landfill and turns into compost.

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Questions process to clear case backlog
6:53 am
Fri June 28, 2013

Schock says New IRS Rules Unclear

Illinois Republican Congressman Aaron Schock.
Credit Congressman Schock's Office

In a House Ways and Means Committee Hearing, Representative Aaron Schock (R-IL) said new Internal Revenue Service rules intended to clear a backlog of groups still wanting tax exempt status are unclear.

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Charges Still Pending Against Another
7:06 am
Thu June 27, 2013

Charges Dropped for 1 in Fatal Boat Crash

A Burlington man no longer faces criminal charges in connection with a fatal boat crash that occurred in May 2012.

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US Supreme Court Ruling
6:49 pm
Wed June 26, 2013

Renewed Push for Same Sex Marriage in Illinois

Governor Pat Quinn is pledging to keep working with Illinois lawmakers to legalize same sex marriage.

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WIUM Local
2:56 pm
Wed June 26, 2013

Parking Still Concern in Macomb Downtown Plan

Macomb Square
Credit Rich Egger

Macomb’s downtown revitalization committee is still unable to reach a decision on which plan to present to the city council.

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