return http://peoriapublicradio.org en State lawmakers return to Springfield Tuesday http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-lawmakers-return-springfield-tuesday <div>Illinois lawmakers return to Springfield Tuesday after two weeks away. The top issue this spring remains whether to let the temporary tax increase drop at the end of the year as scheduled, or vote to keep the income tax rate at five percent.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 20:12:17 +0000 Brian Mackey 22488 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State lawmakers return to Springfield Tuesday Officials expand entry zone for some Washington residents http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/officials-expand-entry-zone-some-washington-residents <p></p><p>Washington residents who do not live near heavily-damaged areas can now make efforts to return to the city.&nbsp; The town of about 15,000 was heavily damaged following Sunday’s tornados and storms.&nbsp; Washington Police Chief Don Volk says the nighttime curfew will stay in place for the city:</p><p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 01:15:01 +0000 Alex Rusciano 15126 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Officials expand entry zone for some Washington residents