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Video Gaming Price Tag: Three-Quarters Of A Billion Dollars – 9/27/16

September 27th, 2016

>>Video Gaming Price Tag: Three-Quarters Of A Billion Dollars

Video gaming is making a lot of money for government in Illinois. The Lee Newspapers crunched the numbers and say video poker machines across the state have earned 785-million dollars for state and local governments since late 2012. Six of the top ten cities for both video gaming terminals and money made are in downstate Illinois. None of them are in western Illinois.

Counties Worry About Court Cost Ruling – 9/27/16

September 27th, 2016

>>Counties Worry About Court Cost Ruling

The Illinois Supreme Court wants to make sure people don’t sit in jail because they can’t pay their fines or make bail. But counties across the state worry the court’s good idea will cost them a lot of money. McDonough County leaders are trying to figure out how to manage without some bail dollars or other court fees. The Supreme Court’s Access to Justice ruling is set to change what counties and courts can charge defendants next year.

Quad Cities Prepping For Weekend Flooding – 9/27/16

September 27th, 2016

>>Quad Cities Prepping For Weekend Flooding

The flood walls are going up in the Quad Cities as the Mississippi River inches closer to spilling over its banks. The National Weather Service expects the river to crest just under 17-feet on Sunday. Quad City leaders and home owners say they’re getting ready now.

Donald And Ivanka Trump Campaigning In Illinois Tomorrow – 9/27/16

September 27th, 2016

>>Donald And Ivanka Trump Campaigning In Illinois Tomorrow

Two members of the Trump family will be campaigning in Illinois tomorrow.  Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka will headline a fundraiser in Bolingbrook.  The event has been rescheduled twice.  Ivanka is also expected to make stops in Quincy, Peoria and Chicago.

Man Killed By Vehicle While Lying In Marshall County Road – 9/26/16

September 26th, 2016

>>Man Killed By Vehicle While Lying In Marshall County Road

A man is dead after he was run over by a car in rural Marshall County.  Authorities say Austin Wright was lying in the road early yesterday when he was hit by pickup truck in Henry.  The driver of the truck told deputies that he didn’t see the victim in the early morning fog.  No charges are expected to be filed