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Search Continues For Mother Missing From Streator – 2/21/17

February 21st, 2017

>>Search Continues For Mother Missing From Streator

A search continues for a missing woman and her ex-boyfriend following an apparent abduction last week in Streator. Authorities believe Clarence Merritte forced Kayla Stratton and her eleven-month-old son into his vehicle after ramming her car from behind Friday night in Streator. The baby was later recovered. An arrest warrant has been issued for Merritte.

Protesters Rally In Chicago For “Not My President’s Day” – 2/21/17

February 21st, 2017

>>Protesters Rally In Chicago For “Not My President’s Day”

Protests continue in downtown Chicago against President Trump. Hundreds gathered across the Chicago River from Trump Tower yesterday for a “Not My President’s Day” rally. Speakers were heard denouncing the President’s Cabinet picks and his policies. Similar rallies were held throughout the country.

AFSCME Strike Vote Results Could Come This Week – 2/21/17

February 21st, 2017

>>AFSCME Strike Vote Results Could Come This Week

We could know this week whether state employees are ready to walk off the job. AFSCME, the state’s largest public employee union yesterday said it will release the results of its strike authorization vote later this week. AFSCME represents about 38-thousand state workers. They finished voting on a possible strike over the weekend. A union spokesman says the vote won’t decide if workers will walk off the job, but it will tell union leaders if there’s support for a strike.

More Heat Records Expected To Fall Today – 2/21/17

February 21st, 2017

>>More Heat Records Expected To Fall Today

It’s shorts weather, in February. Forecasters say the record February warmth will continue today and tomorrow. The National Weather Service says Moline shattered a record yesterday. The city saw 73 degrees, which eclipsed a mark set back in 1930. Forecasters say more records could fall over the next two days.

Bustos Not Running For Governor – 2/21/17

February 21st, 2017

>>Bustos Not Running For Governor

Western Illinois’ Democratic Congresswoman isn’t running for governor. Cheri Bustos yesterday announced she won’t run for the Democratic nomination next year. Bustos says she wants to stay in Washington, DC and try and make her mark there.