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A collaboration of environmental groups is calling on elected officials to demand Dynegy disclose its intentions for a local coal-fired power plant.
The Peoria City Council Tuesday night tabled the Louisville Slugger Sports Complex and its economic development components. The Sports Complex,...
Central Illinois communities are getting state funding for shovel ready construction projects. Governor Pat Quinn signed a more than one-billion...
District 150 is also working to expand it’s sexual education programs starting this fall. A grant from the State Board of Education will help the...
The Peoria Public School Board approved a two-percent salary bump for Superintendent Grenita Lathan. Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports...
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