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AP - Illinois Public Media News - August 17, 2012

State Continues Suspension of Prisoner Transfers

By The Associated Press

A southern Illinois judge has agreed to extend through the end of August a halt of inmate transfers from a supermax prison the governor looks to close.

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WILL - Illinois Public Media News - August 16, 2012

Hearing Held on Storing PCBs Near Mahomet Aquifer

By Sean Powers

Illinois lawmakers held a hearing Thursday at the Piatt County Farm Bureau in Monticello on proposed legislation that could prevent a toxic substance from being stored above the Mahomet Aquifer. Critics worry the substance could harm thousands of residents who rely on the Aquifer for drinking water.

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