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Candidates for U.S. Senate, governor to attend agricultural forum

BLOOMINGTON - Illinois' candidates for U.S. Senate and governor will outline their views on state agricultural issues at a forum Wednesday afternoon. More>>

New forensics lab opened in southern Illinois

BELLEVILLE - The Illinois State Police have opened a new forensics laboratory in southern Illinois to help them solve crimes. More>>

Kidzeum of Health and Science receives $100,000 donation

SPRINGFIELD - The Kidzeum of Health and Science has received a significant donation from Scheels. More>>

Legislation allowing the study of industrial hemp signed by Quinn

CHICAGO - Legislation that would allow universities and the Illinois Department of Agriculture to study industrial hemp has been signed into law by Governor Pat Quinn. More>>

Sacred Heart-Griffin debuts helmets designed to alert staff to head injuries

SPRINGFIELD - A Springfield high school football team will be among one of the first in the state to debut new technology designed to alert sideline staff when a player takes a hard hit. More>>

Decatur Memorial Hospital to offer high school football injury clinics

DECATUR - Decatur Memorial Hospital is offering special Friday Night Sports Injury Clinics for high school football players during the regular football season. More>>

Increased speed limit legislation vetoed by Quinn

CHICAGO - Legislation aimed at increasing the speed limit on interstate highways around Illinois from 65 to 70 miles per hour has been vetoed by Governor Pat Quinn. More>>

U of I professor's dismissal sparks campus wide debate

CHAMPAIGN—School just started at the University of Illinois, and already the chatter around campus is about a professor who was fired before he was even formally hired.

Student allegedly brings weapon into Springfield high school

SPRINGFIELD - A Springfield high school student has been apprehended after allegedly bringing a weapon into Lanphier High School. More>>

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