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Jobless rate falls in most East Central Illinois counties

Unemployment rates decreased slightly in November in most East Central Illinois counties.

City of Danville’s rate goes up, but Vermilion’s drops.
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The State Liquor Control Commission is warning a NEW “Social Host” law takes effect

The State Liquor Control Commission is warning a NEW “Social Host” law takes effect January 1st, 2013 in Illinois.

The Law cracks down on adults who allow teens to drink booze. Commission Spokesperson Sue Hofer explains how it works.

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Turbines creating more then power

You might’ve noticed hundreds of wind turbines popping up in the area. It’s all part of a new project that’s not only bringing energy, but hundreds of jobs too.

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This is a big boost for central Illinois

This is all through a company called Invenergy. They started this wind turbine project months ago and now more than 130 are up and running in Champaign and Vermillion county.

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DACC board race attracts 3 candidates

Three area men will be vying for two seats on the Danville Area Community College board this spring.

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Teens receives probation for attemped bank robbery

A Piper City teenager has been sentenced to 30 months of probation after pleading guilty to attempted aggravated robbery in connection with an incident on Halloween at a Ford County bank.
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Damon J. Lee, 18, received the sentence on Dec. 18 in Ford County Circuit Court as part of a plea agreement negotiated between State’s Attorney Matt Fitton and his court-appointed attorney, Harvey Welch of Urbana.

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County board member resigns

Larry Bauer has resigned from the Iroquois County Board.

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Hoopeston Police Department Report

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

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Hoopeston Police Department Report

Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 - Nothing to Report!

County ends year with change

It was a year of planning and changes for Vermilion County government with current projects finishing and new projects and administration taking shape.

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North Vermilion development taking shape

Village Mall soon to announce new lineup of retailers

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