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April 13, 2013

Immigration Debate Puts Farm Workers Union In Spotlight

A new immigration bill is expected to be introduced in the U.S. Senate next week. One big hurdle toward that was cleared this week when the United Farm Workers reached a deal with growers that would address wages and caps the number of visas allowed for new workers.


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April 12, 2013

UPDATE: Sangamon Flooding At Monticello

A flood warning continues on the Sangamon River at Monticello until late Saturday evening, with the river above flood stage Saturday morning.


April 12, 2013

Historic Virginia Theatre Opens For Public Tours

The historic Virginia Theatre in Champaign will be open for public tours, Saturday, April 13, from 1 until 5 pm. It’s the first chance many people will have to see the theater's interior since third phase of an expensive renovation project began.


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April 12, 2013

Shimkus, Davis, Weigh in on Obama Budget Plan

A downstate Illinois Congressman says President Barack Obama is taking a ‘realistic’ approach in his fiscal budget.  But a fellow Republican calls cuts to Medicare and Social Security 'irresponsible.'


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