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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner overlooks the south fork of the Sangamon River, where two teenagers were killed while crossing a flooded road last week, during his tour to the area Sunday in Kincaid, Ill
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Iroquois, Vermilion Among 11 More Counties In State Disaster Declaration

Governor Bruce Rauner visited the Iroquois County seat of Watseka Tuesday morning, where about 50 had to leave their homes last week.  Mayor Bob Harwood says given all the severe flooding problems in Southern Illinois, he feels good about the state's chances of a federal declaration. The bulk of damage in Vermilion County was to rural roads, and a sanitary sewer line in Danville.

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