NATIONAL -- The federal government has good news for people getting Social Security.
URBANA -- Taxes are going up and people who are feeling the burden are being vocal about it.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- If you live in Champaign County, your property tax bills were mailed out Friday.
Update: 10:04 pm, 4/1/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- The state is tied with Indiana among those with the largest increase in gas prices.
ILLINOIS -- Homeowners will see an increase in flood insurance rates.
Update: 10:05, 2/28/14, Friday ILLINOIS -- Gas prices are back on the rise and analysts say they'll only get higher.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students at Parkland College will pay more for class next year.
NATIONAL -- Milk prices are also expected to rise. Dairy analysts gay a gallon could go up $0.60 next month.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The price of gas is also headed higher.
NATIONAL -- The U.S. Post Office is raising the price of a stamp by three cents starting Sunday.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Prospective students at UI will have to pay more to go to class this fall.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The cost of propane to heat your home could go up this winter.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- For the second straight year, the UI is proposing a 1.7% tuition increase for incoming freshmen.
SPRINGFIELD -- Call it a case of New Year's sticker shock.
MONTICELLO -- People will soon be paying more for water.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The time of cheap gas has come to an end in parts of the state.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- It will soon cost you more to get married in Champaign County.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- School leaders are getting ready to talk tuition.
DANVILLE -- The Danville School Board may ask taxpayers to chip in a little more for the next school year.
URBANA -- The city will use taxpayer money to help shore up its budget.
TUSCOLA -- Voters around the state will head to the polls Tuesday.
DECATUR -- Business owners will be hit hard and forced to pay thousands more to the city, but some say it's better than the alternative.
MATTOON -- It may soon cost more to bury a loved one.
CHAMPAIGN -- Governor Quinn is pushing to increase the state's minimum wage, but business owners want to be heard first.
CNN -- Watch out for a checkout fee if you use your credit card.
URBANA -- Attending the UI will cost a little more next fall.
CHAMPAIGN -- Fees for going to the University of Illinois will likely go up for this upcoming school year. Tuition rates may increase as well. Tuition rates have gone up for the past 19 years straight.
URBANA -- Families with loved ones at the Champaign County Nursing Home will soon be paying more.
SPRINGFIELD-- Last year's income tax increase was supposed to help the state get its budget back on track, but one political think tank says that's not even close to happening.
MATTOON -- Students at Lake Land College could pay more in tuition.
The fight to stop the Champaign School Board from raising property taxes continues.
Update: 5:03 pm
Gas prices are shooting up.