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Sign opposing the placing of PCB waste in the Clinton Landfill over the Mahomet Aquifer
(Sean Powers/WILL)
News Local/State
September 01, 2015

UPDATED: Champaign City Council Endorses Clinton Landfill Consent Decree

On a 6 to 2 vote Tuesday night, the Champaign City Council joined Tuscola, Monticello and the McLean County Board in approving an agreement meant to keep new hazardous waste out of the Clinton Landfill. But critics said the proposed consent decree lets the landfill off too easily.

In this Aug. 17, 2012 file photo, Illinois state Rep. Louis Lang speaks during the legislative session at the Capitol in Springfield.
(AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)
News Local/State
September 01, 2015

Legislator Hopeful For More Qualifying Illnesses In Med Marijuana Program

State Rep. Lou Lang (D-Skokie) said while Illinois' Public Health Department should have met its deadline to include 11 more qualifying conditions into the medical cannabis program, he said it could still be done quickly by emergency rule.

Campus marker for the University of Illinois.
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News Local/State
September 01, 2015

Lawsuit: U of I Retaliated Over Sex Harassment Claims

A former University of Illinois grad students is suing the school's board of trustees and others, seeking $6 million on the charge that administrators retaliated against her after she accused a visiting researcher of sexual harassment.

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Vintage Vinyl is coming!

The Vintage Vinyl Sale to benefit Illinois Radio Reader returns on October 3. Click for the latest info.