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THE TIME IS NOW TO FREEZE ILLINOIS PROPERTY TAXES, SAYS ONE LAWMAKER

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Illinois property taxes are the second highest in the nation, behind only New Jersey. And at the rate the state is moving, it’s a matter of when, not if, Illinois takes the dubious distinction of having the highest property taxes in the nation.

WHAT IS THE COST OF CORRUPTION IN ILLINOIS?

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It should not come as a surprise that Illinois is one of the 10 most corrupt states in the U.S., especially given the number of politicians in jail and our state’s history of trouble with patronage.

Fruit recall affects Illinois shoppers

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Wal-Mart, Costco, Trader Joe’s among chains pulling potentially contaminated items from shelves; no illnesses reported from produce.

15 ILLINOIS INVENTIONS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

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Illinois might not have the best business climate these days, but in the past, the state was a breeding ground for groundbreaking inventions and innovation.

THE DANGERS INHERENT IN FRACKING JOBS

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Yesterday many of Southern Illinois’s elected officials, and representatives of the fossil fuel industry, held a one-hour press conference to complain about the fact that the Illinois Department of Natural Resources has still not completed the rule-making process in order for fracking to begin in Illinois

DO YOU LIVE IN ONE OF THE 50 SAFEST CITIES IN ILLINOIS?

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Protecting yourself, your family and your home from crime can be one of the most important steps in staying safe in any city in Illinois.

Illinois health insurers to pay back millions in premiums

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Illinois consumers will receive $8.4 million in rebates from insurance carriers who didn’t meet federal rules on medical spending in 2013.

Nightly NewsCap: Lyndi has the headlines for you tonight in AUDIO

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Topics covered include: Fundraiser being held for family of missing Fairfield girl; a West Frankfort tax preparer has been charged with stealing more than $10,000 from her clients; two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon on Illinois 150 in Perry County; and an altercation Thursday at Shawnee Correctional Center has produced conflicting accounts.

PUTTING ASIDE PRAIRIE CHICKENS, RAUNER GETS REAL ON TAXES THAT WILL RISE

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We all know we’re in deep in Illinois and we finally have a sign from Republican governor nominee Bruce Rauner that he recognizes it, too.

“CRASH TAX” GAINS POPULARITY WITH LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENTS

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One engine on the scene, at a rate of $250 per hour, and four personnel, each at $35 per hour, for a total of $390.

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