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Butts announces for 74th race

Galesburg attorney Bill Butts has announced he will run on the Democratic ticket for the 74th district seat opening up at the completion of Don Moffitt’s term. Butts is the only Democrat to announce his candidacy and

Bustos backing Clinton for President

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos says she will support Presidential Candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton as her choice for the job. An Associated Press report released today includes Bustos as one of 13 Illinois superdelegates to announce their approval. The

Wataga woman killed in Warren County accident

Illinois State Police have confirmed that a Wataga woman has been killed in single vehicle crash. 18-year-old Sally J. Christianson is the deceased. Authorities responded to 255th Avenue in Warren County about a quarter mile west of