Listen to "Heartland Newsfeed Radio Network" on Spreaker.
tel:18448013247

Caucus leaders narrow budget gap as deadline nears

http://heartlandnewsfeed.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/5b0c9ea43787d.video-1.mp4 SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — State lawmakers say they are on track to have a balanced full-year budget before the Thursday deadline, but one remaining question is whether it will get the governor’s support. After canceling session Saturday and Sunday, More...

by Illinois News Network | Published 3 weeks ago
By Jake Leonard On Monday, May 28th, 2018
0 Comments

Runescape Classic servers shutting down after 17 years

CAMBRIDGE, U.K. (Heartland Newsfeed) — Since 2001, Runescape, a proto-MMORPG game, has become a cornerstone in gaming movements. However, in a sad fashion, Runescape Classic, which has existed since its launch, More...

By Guest Poster On Monday, May 28th, 2018
0 Comments

Fiscal bind may lead to police and fire layoffs in Decatur

Reductions in state subsidies are one reason for Decatur’s predicament, but long-running pension woes are an even larger source of pain. Decatur may soon have to shed police and fire personnel – a concern local More...

By Illinois News Network On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
0 Comments

Illinois representatives sound off on failure of federal farm bill

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — A new farm bill faces an uncertain future after conservative House Republicans wanting a vote on an unrelated immigration bill joined Democrats in defeating the legislation. Between More...

By Jake Leonard On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
0 Comments

Christian County Sheriff issues advisory regarding IRS scams

TAYLORVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Christian County Sheriff’s Department has received several complaints from citizens reporting they have received phone calls from people claiming to be the Internal More...

By Jake Leonard On Friday, May 18th, 2018
0 Comments

FCC approves application for regional broadcaster to expand signal to Moultrie County

TAYLORVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — In a press release made available Tuesday, it was determined that regional broadcaster Miller Media Group, based in Taylorville that an application to expand and build a More...

By Jake Leonard On Friday, May 18th, 2018
0 Comments

Governor appoints school alumnus Perl to University of Illinois trustee board

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Governor Bruce Rauner announced in a press release Tuesday his pick to join the University of Illinois Board of Trustees: Sanford “Sandy” Perl, a 1987 graduate More...

By United Press International On Monday, May 14th, 2018
0 Comments

Nashville currently the favorite to host 2019 NFL Draft

BRISTOL, Conn./NEW YORK (UPI) — Nashville is the leading contender to host the 2019 NFL Draft, ESPN reported on Thursday. Fans and media prepare for the start of the 2018 NFL Draft on April 26, 2018 at AT&T More...

By United Press International On Sunday, May 6th, 2018
0 Comments

Conan O’Brien’s TBS talk show changing to half-hour format

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — Conan O’Brien will be introducing a new half-hour format to his latenight TBS talk show Conan, starting in January 2019. O’Brien said the change will allow him to focus more More...

By United Press International On Saturday, May 5th, 2018
0 Comments

Cobra Kai pilot gets 11 million views on YouTube

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — The first episode of The Karate Kid sequel series Cobra Kai has gotten about 11 million views since it was posted on YouTube Red Wednesday. Ralph Macchio and William Zabka return More...