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It's Been Months Since Gov. Rauner Met With All Four Legislative Leaders. Does It Matter?

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 08:13:35 CDT

You might think that with the state of Illinois' finances in flames ... the top legislative leaders would be in constant meetings with the governor ... that they were working around the clock to hammer out a compromise. You might think that. But as IPR's Brian Mackey explains ...

Additional Bird And Mosquito West Nile Virus Cases Reported In McLean Co

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:29:40 CDT

There's more West Nile Virus activity reported in McLean County. The Health [...]

Motorola Offers $50,000 As Reward For Manhunt Suspects

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:29:08 CDT

A $50,000 reward is being offered for the capture and conviction of those who [...]

State Of Illinois Continues To Hire Despite Lack Of Budget

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:27:36 CDT

The absence of a state budget hasn't kept Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration and [...]

Durbin Worries About Transporation Bill During Twin City Stop

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:08:44 CDT

US Senator Dick Durbin laments a lack of progress on a long term transporation [...]

Accused Peoria Priest Denies Sexual Misconduct As Hundreds Gather To Support Him

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 12:59:07 CDT

A Peoria Catholic priest says he is innocent of a charge of sexual misconduct and [...]

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An Image Of A Child Can Change The Way We See The World

The photograph of the 3-year-old Syrian refugee who died is part of a long tradition: an iconic picture that shows a child at the mercy of tragedy.

Kentucky Clerk's Office Issues Same-Sex Marriage License

A deputy clerk issued the license, while the elected county clerk spent the morning in jail. A gay couple who had tried five times before finally got their marriage license.

Aretha Franklin Blocks Premiere Of Concert Film 'Amazing Grace'

A documentary about Franklin's famous 1972 live album Amazing Grace has suffered years of delays due to technical and legal challenges.

Austria, Germany Agree To Take Migrants Stopped In Hungary

Groups of the refugees earlier had left a rail station and stopped train and begun walking toward Austria. Also: The father of a 3-year-old Syrian boy who drowned in the Aegean Sea buries his family.

Open Your Eyes To The Infinite Possibility Of The Tomato

How do you transform 100 pounds of 60 varieties of tomatoes into a seven-course meal? It may sound like a math problem, but it's more a creative journey into the infinite possibility of the tomato.

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GLT News Honored with TWO National Murrow Awards

For the first time in the station's history, GLT News has won TWO national Edward R. Murrow Awards: Best News Series and Best Investigative Reporting.

GLT News Wins National Diversity Award

GLT News is one of seven media outlets in the country honored with the 2015 Kaleidoscope Award for reporting on cultural diversity. Learn more.

GLT News Wins 6 Associated Press Awards

GLT News has been recognized again for journalistic excellence, including two awards for our series, "Police and Race in the Twin Cities."

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