SPRINGFIELD -- A new audit finds more than $20 million in state tax may have been misused.
Update: 10:04 pm CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- Bringing more jobs and driving the economy forward.
Update: 10:06 pm, 1/30/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN -- An area woman wants to warn people about a scam.
GIFFORD -- People met Monday night to discuss how recovery is going.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois State Board of Education followed through on its plan to ask for more state funding.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A UI program is getting $3 million to boost research.
ILLINOIS -- Millions of dollars will go toward rehabbing roads in Central Illinois.
URBANA -- A busy street is falling apart and the city doesn’t have the money to fix it.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Those affected by devastating tornadoes can file for federal aid with FEMA.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign County Chamber of Commerce raised $15,000 to help businesses in Gifford get back on their feet.
ILLINOIS -- The governor is requesting federal aid for areas affected by tornadoes.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lincoln's Tomb is getting a facelift, thanks to a capital investment.
CHAMPAIGN -- Food pantries may have to pick up the slack after government cutbacks.
VILLA GROVE -- A school board member was in court Monday.
WESTVILLE --The family didn't have life insurance and now their community is coming together to help.
SPRINGFIELD -- The State Comptroller says lawmakers will have to approve the governor's request for extra money.
ILLINOIS -- A plan to save money feeding the state's prisoners isn't saving as much as state leaders hoped.
CHAMPAIGN -- The police department will put more emphasis on catching drunk drivers.
URBANA -- Governor Pat Quinn stopped by the area to announce millions of dollars worth of new funding as part of a program to fix roads and bring news jobs to the area.
BLOOMINGTON -- One man now believes in miracles!
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Certain contracts and grants at UI will also feel the effects of a shutdown.
URBANA -- The Crazy-K took over a local town this weekend.
CHAMPAIGN -- The End Alzheimer's Walk took place Sunday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some area roads will get a $900,000 makeover.
CHAMPAIGN -- State schools are going to be short on state funds this year.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Five area counties are getting thousands of dollars in housing rehabilitation grants.
CHAMPAIGN -- Hospitals strive to provide the best care for their patients. Now a state grant will help.
SAVOY -- Willard Airport will see some big changes.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois is partnering with another Great Lakes state to help cut the cost of Medicaid.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A campus group needs your help. Someone broke into the Channing-Murray Foundation and stole more than $1,200.
URBANA -- Carle patients will now pay an extra fee for medical visits.
SPRINGFIELD -- Around 30,000 Illinois borrowers will receive relief checks this week.
URBANA -- The Champaign County court system is getting smarter with taxpayer dollars.
DECATUR -- Nelson Park is getting some extra money for a facelift.
SPRINGFIELD -- One state department says under-staffing is hurting people who need the most help.
RANTOUL -- A couple scammed out of their life savings is getting help from the community.
SPRINGFIELD -- Almost half the state's budget goes to grants.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is investing more than $2 million on repair projects in Central Illinois.
IROQUOIS COUNTY -- The state's attorney is now investigating the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department after the Iroquois County Board found, what it considers, "red flags."
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CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A man accused of using drug money to get out of jail is back in custody.
SPRINGFIELD -- Cities around the state could lose out on millions of dollars if Governor Quinn gets his way with next year's budget.
URBANA -- Provena is going beyond the hospital and into the community.
DANVILLE -- New stores are bringing new life to the city.
CHATHAM -- Some school libraries are getting a little extra cash.
SPRINGFIELD -- The pension squeeze continues to choke the state's budget, and it looks like lawmakers won't be coming to the rescue anytime soon.
SPRINGFIELD -- Last year the state cut more than $1.5 billion from its Medicare program, but a new report shows the actual savings are a lot less.
SPRINGFIELD -- The executive director of the Springfield Park District resigns after an internal review.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Some extra money from the federal government went a long way to keep an area treatment plant going strong.
TUSCOLA -- This weekend's state high school wrestling tournament brought big bucks to Champaign County.
URBANA -- Every year, the city puts thousands of dollars toward helping local non-profits.