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  • A proposal to help the Bears build a stadium
  • A group of Comm Ed execs want to limit evidence against them in an upcoming federal corruption trial
  • Judge denies request to lower bond for two Springfield EMS workers charged with first degree murder
  • Menard County Sheriff's deputies arrest a suspect driving a U-Haul truck for allegedly shooting and wounding another motorist
  • The Mid-West Truckers Association is ramping up recruitment efforts
  • University of Illinois Chicago faculty approve a four year contract
  • Medicaid pandemic protections end on March 31 and could leave many Illinoisans without health insurance
  • Springfield Ward 10 Alderman Ralph Hanauer talks about the Wyndham Hotel and a dispute over some debt that was forgiven
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