Author: Jake Leonard

Jake Leonard is the editor-in-chief of Heartland Newsfeed. He is general manager of Heartland Internet Media Networks and an active contributor to four newspapers for Pana News Group. He also serves as chairman of Tri-Counties Libertarian Party and Capital Area Libertarian Party, deputy candidate recruitment director for the Libertarian Party of Illinois and as chairman/co-founder of the Libertarian Party Millennial Caucus.

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Most House Democrats are relatively silent regarding Pappas castration remarks

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Democrats in the Illinois House have been relatively silent following recent.

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Rising flood waters forces Pere Marquette juvenile facility to transfer services

GRAFTON/SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Rising flood waters along the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers in Jersey.

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Illinois Department of Agriculture receives over 300 industrial hemp applications in two days

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Illinois has been officially an industrial hemp state for three days.

Lucas Oil
Inclement weather postpones Lucas Oil LM Dirt Series weekend doubleheader, rescheduled for July

PONTOON BEACH/MACONĀ (Heartland Newsfeed) — Inclement weather involving heavy rainfall at times contributed to this weekend’s.

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series set for Saturday night event in Macon

MACON (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is hitting the road.

Illinois State Fair
Grandstand ticket sales for 166th Illinois State Fair breaking records

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — In the first opening weekend of ticket sales, previous sale records.

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Democratic Rep. Dianne Pappas under fire for castration remark on abortion bill

ITASCA (Heartland Newsfeed) — A Chicagoland area legislator is under fire following recent comments she.

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IDOT: Illinois 157 to be closed at Silver Creek near Hamel

HAMEL (Heartland Newsfeed) — In a press release made available Monday, the Illinois Department of.

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FOIA lawsuit against Carlinville issued continuance for April 26

CARLINVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — A two-year-old lawsuit issued by a governmental watchdog group against the.

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Litchfield Pickers Market kicks off fifth season Sunday

LITCHFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — The fifth season of the Litchfield Pickers Market is set to.