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Government
8:05 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Peoria County administrator reflects on 2013

Peoria County’s top administrator says 2013 was a year of accomplishment.  Lori Curtis Luther says the County officially opened its new $45 million Heddington Oaks facility in West Peoria.  She says the nursing home is a modern change from the former Bel-Wood building that lacked modern fire and safety protections:

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Crime
8:49 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

IL criminal justice experts oppose mandatory minimum sentences for gun crimes

30 criminal justice experts and practitioners in Illinois have signed onto a research memo opposing mandatory minimum sentences for gun crimes. 

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