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Trump-endorsed candidate clinches Republican nomination for Illinois governor

Darren Bailey, a rightwing state senator who has been backed by one of his party’s richest donors, has won the Republican nomination to run for governor of Illinois later this year, setting up what could be the most expensive gubernatorial race in US history. Bailey beat Richard Irvin on Tuesday, his main rival and mayor […]

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Science

Anue Introduces Eco-Friendly Wastewater Treatment to Illinois and Wisconsin via LAI Ltd.

ALPHARETTA, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Anue Water Technologies is announcing that LAI, Ltd. is the new and exclusive channel partner for the sales and installation of all Anue Water products in Illinois and Wisconsin. Anue manufacturers eco-friendly Oxygen/Ozone and other cost-effective equipment for municipal and industrial wastewater treatment, odor, corrosion and FOG (fats, oil, grease) control applied in […]

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Health

Illiana Ancestors: Does your family cemetery have a grave guard?

Certificates honor Illinois veterans The Illinois State Genealogical Society’s (ISGS) Military Certificate Project recognizes the sacrifices made by Illinois veterans. Direct and indirect certificates are available for descendants of veterans of all wars from the Revolutionary War to World War II. Additional information can be found on the society’s website at https://tinyurl.com/yyay9p69. The society has […]

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Sports

Junior tennis: how many players from Belleville are ranked by the USTA in the Boys’ 18 category in week ending June 10? | Southwest Illinois

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Plans in Progress for Freedom & Remembrance Memorial Commemorating Those Buried in now-defunct Moffatt Cemetery

PEORIA (Heart of Illinois ABC) – Check out the sneak peak above of one of the three official Illinois State Historical Society markers which will be placed at the new Freedom and Remembrance Memorial at what was Moffatt Cemetery in South Peoria. The group behind the effort are: David Pittman – Peoria area community activist, […]

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Sports

Women’s tennis announces 2022 recruiting class | Western Illinois

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Business

Six things to do this weekend in the Rockford, Illinois, area

ROCKFORD — Summer is almost here and that means activities and events across the Rock River Valley are in abundance. This third week of June brings us Juneteenth celebrations, Old Settlers Days and more.  Old Settlers Days  What: A four-day music festival featuring artists such as Ashley McBryde, Jordan Davis, LoCash, Sean Stemaly, Caylee Hammack, Shy Carter, […]

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Life Style

Illini, Champaign Multimedia Group Announce Continuation of Relationship – University of Illinois Athletics

Story Links CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics and its multimedia rightsholder, LEARFIELD’s Fighting Illini Sports Properties, have announced the continuation of a decades-long broadcast relationship with Champaign Multimedia Group, formerly News-Gazette Media. The extended agreement, concurrent with the 2022-23 collegiate athletic season, provides fans the opportunity to hear Fighting Illini programming on Champaign […]

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Memorial for newly discovered Illinois Civil War veteran

BELLEVUE, Ill. (WTVO) — The forgotten legacy of a Civil War veteran was honored just outside of Peoria. Jon Caho realized his great-great-grandfather was George Curtis after researching his genealogy. Curtis was a corporal in the Union Army. Caho’s family researched more and learned that Curtis joined the Army at 19, and was at the […]

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Here’s a list of other events you can attend while you’re in the metro-east for NASCAR

Schlafly Beer, in collaboration with STL Barkeep, will hold the Tower Grove Park Beer and Cocktail Garden every Friday and Saturday through October at the Ruins Pond in Tower Grove Park. For information, visit www.schlafly.com. Provided Here’s a list of local events happening Saturday for visitors who have traveled to the area for Sunday’s NASCAR […]