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The Heart of Illinois United Way has so far raised more than $1.4 million dollars in its annual campaign that kicked off Fri.
Labor Day is typically seen as a turning point in an election year, the time when regular voters start paying attention. But for the 2018 election—still more than a year away—that adage about Labor Day may need to be updated.
Eugene Johnson purchased two loaves of bread and batteries for his flashlight. Those are his supplies in preparation for Hurricane Irma. "I'm on fixed income," said Johnson. "This hit me out of the blue. I had to pay my rent, my electricity bill and stuff like that." In his kitchen cabinet he already had a few cans of tuna and he plans to boil some eggs. While local news broadcasts have been dominated by images of people flocking to stores all week to stock up on water, nonperishable food and...
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