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Teacher pay trailing inflation, marijuana biz under fire, UI President has COVID | First Listen

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Teachers salaries not keeping pace with inflation and other top stories

  • Teacher salaries not keeping pace with inflation
  • Springfield Public Schools address trauma response
  • Four marijuana companies under fire
  • University of Illinois President has COVID
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  • SSGA President and CEO Ryan McCrady on Pillsbury Moving Forward and Legacy Sports Complex
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