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 Mayor Mike Turner is in Springfield this week to lobby the Legislature for infrastructure funds that he says would drive economic development in and around Woodstock. Turner and City Manager […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock Independant …
Imperfect environmentalism an understandable reality
By Destiny Seaton Let’s face it, there are many reasons why someone might not be able to live the perfectly sustainable life that many of us who coin ourselves environmentalist […] S…
Gov. J.B. Pritzker will propose a new budget next week that will benefit from higher-than-anticipated revenue. (Capitol News Illinois photo)
By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois 
jnowicki@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD – Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s second-term legislative agenda will kick off in earnest next week as he proposes his fifth annual state budget […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock Independant …
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By PETER HANCOCKCapitol News Illinoisphancock@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD – Negotiators in the Illinois House and Senate have reached agreement on a bill to ban the purchase, sale, and manufacture of semi-automatic assault […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock Independant …

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Kathryn Loprino of Public House of Woodstock is given a Chamber Champion award for her years of service to the Woodstock Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Outgoing board Chairman Darrin Flynn made the presentation during last week's annual meeting of the board. (Courtesy photo)
Staff Report news@thewoodstockindependent.com Four new directors have been named to three-year terms on the board of the Woodstock Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry.  According to a news release, …

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In his final outing before the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin Championships, Marian Central Catholic graduate and Aurora University wrestler Luke Silva was a perfect 3-0.  The 174-pound …

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