TSPR Local

Friends Group Formed
7:17 pm
Wed May 22, 2013

A Helping Hand for Historic Oakwood Cemetery

One of the markers in Oakwood Cemetery
Credit Rich Egger

Even a cemetery can use a little love sometimes, and the group "Friends of Oakwood Cemetery" plans to put a little love into the grand old graveyard in Macomb.

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Bid Accepted by School Board
11:18 pm
Tue May 21, 2013

Keokuk Tennis Courts to be Resurfaced

The tennis courts near Keokuk High School will be resurfaced

Some last-minute objections did not stop a plan to resurface four tennis courts near Keokuk High School from moving forward.

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Based on Winter Levels
11:00 pm
Tue May 21, 2013

Keokuk Capping Summer Sewer Bills

The Keokuk City Council is capping sewer bills

Some Keokuk residents will pay less for sewer services this summer.

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Legislative Approval
6:12 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Medical Marijuana Bill Headed to Governor

Senator Bill Haine (D-Alton), standing at right, debates medical marijuana in the Illinois Senate on Friday.
Credit Chris Slaby

The Illinois Senate approved legislation Friday that would legalize the medical use of marijuana. The vote was not close -- 35 senators voted “yes,” 21 cast “no” votes.

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Not satisfied with answers
3:40 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Schock: More Hearings Coming on IRS

An Illinois congressman say more hearings will come over the IRS’s target of conservative groups that applied for tax exempt status.

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