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Small business owners prepare for minimum wage hikes in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (The Center Square) — Small business owners around the state are preparing for two.

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Back-to-school sales tax holiday unlikely in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (The Center Square) — Illinois is unlikely to join the list of states that.

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Healthcare takes center stage during second round of Democratic debates

DETROIT (UPI) — Healthcare dominated the conversation during the first night of the second round.

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Midwestern farmers devastated by massive, uninsured flood losses

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (UPI) — Hundreds of millions of dollars of crops destroyed in this month’s.

Iowa woman claims half of Powerball jackpot — $344M

DES MOINES (UPI) — An Iowa woman stepped forward Monday to claim her half of.

Proposed law would make it easier for out of state teachers to work in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (INN) — The latest proposal to solve Illinois’ teacher shortage could have schools, once.

CICBC hosts community blood drives in area October 16 & 17

HILLSBORO/LITCHFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Central Illinois Community Blood Center (CICBC) in Springfield has announced.

Top five implications? No. 2 Clemson, No. 4 Penn State, No. 5 USC and No. 8 Michigan score victories

CLEMSON, S.C. (UPI) — Clemson scored four fourth-quarter touchdowns to break a 7-7 tie and.