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    Not for profit group homes seek state rate increase

    by  • November 18, 2013 • News

    An agency that helps screen people with developmental disabilities as part of the process for determining benefits is saying that last year the state was running six months behind in its payments, it is now cutting checks within a few months. According to the Springfield State Journal-Register, while the state has started getting its...

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    As tornado cleanup begins, Ill., death toll stands at six

    by  • November 18, 2013 • News

    Cleanup began Monday in the aftermath of a storm system officials are saying left six people dead Sunday after strong storms and tornadoes swept across state. Five of Sunday’s fatalities reported were in southern Illinois, with the Illinois Emergency Management Agency reporting up to 200 were injured. Washington County Coroner Mark Styninger confirmed Monday...

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