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A Winter Weather Advisory, Illinois has a new state water plan and other top stories | First Listen

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  • Illinois has a new state water plan
  • A new legislative proposal to improve pay and training for temporary workers
  • A central Illinois lawmaker plans to sue the state over the new assault weapons ban
  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources has a new director
  • UIC reaches agreement with faculty
  • Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder gives an update on the Wyndham Hotel in downtown Springfield
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