By Jake Leonard On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Most expensive British car ever sold goes for $22.5 million

MONTEREY, Calif. (Heartland Newsfeed/UPI) — During an auction at Monterey Car Week in California this past weekend, the most expensive British car ever sold exchanged hands for the sum of $22.5 million. According More...

By Jake Leonard On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Circuit clerk issues statement regarding civil case e-filing

HILLSBORO (Heartland Newsfeed) — Starting January 1, 2018, all civil cases in Illinois must be e-filed and Montgomery County Circuit Clerk Holly Lemons wants to make sure court users are not caught off guard More...

By Jake Leonard On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Garret Austin trial delayed again, reset for August 31

HILLSBORO/ST. CHARLES, Mo. (Heartland Newsfeed) — Technicalities in procedure has once again put a delay in the trial of Garret Austin, who was arrested in the murder of Dallas Green in October 2016. The More...

By Jake Leonard On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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No Powerball winner Wednesday, next jackpot worth $510 million

TALLAHASSEE, Fla./RAYMOND, Ill. (Heartland Newsfeed/UPI) — No one became $432 million richer overnight. With no grand prize winner on Wednesday, Saturday’s Powerball lottery payout will be at least More...

By Jake Leonard On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
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Raymond board discusses drainage and sidewalk issues, ordinances in August 7 meeting

RAYMOND (Heartland Newsfeed) — In the meeting of the Raymond Village Board on Monday, August 7, there was further developments on the village’s “no solicitation” ordinance, some road work More...

By Jake Leonard On Sunday, August 13th, 2017
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Former presidential candidate Evan McMullin: “It’s likely I’ll run for some office in 2018”

MILWAUKEE (Heartland Newsfeed via NPR) — National Public Radio recently had an interview with former presidential candidate Evan McMullin, who ran as an independent last fall. McMullin had hinted that he may More...

By Jake Leonard On Sunday, August 13th, 2017
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Sen. Andy Manar rejects funding changes that would bring $8.7 million more to his school districts

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed/Illinois Policy Institute) — The chief Senate sponsor of Senate Bill 1, State Sen. Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) has criticized Gov. Bruce Rauner’s amendatory veto of the new More...

By Jake Leonard On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Mike Fortner says ‘cycle ends,’ won’t seek re-election

WEST CHICAGO (Heartland Newsfeed) — Illinois State Representative Mike Fortner (R-West Chicago) will end his 12-year career in the House at the conclusion of his current term in January 2019, according to More...

By Jake Leonard On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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Ryburn Place grand opening slated for Saturday

NORMAL (Heartland Newsfeed) — The grand opening of Ryburn Place, the gift shop and information center at the historic Sprague’s Super Service station in Normal, Illinois, will be from 6-9pm Aug. 12th. More...

By Jake Leonard On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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Crimestoppers of Macoupin and Montgomery Counties seeking tips regarding burglary

HILLSBORO/CARLINVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — Crimestoppers of Macoupin and Montgomery Counties is seeking information regarding a Burglary that is believed to have occurred between 4:00 pm on August 3 and More...