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  • Bill Would Make Illinois Medical Marijuana Program Permanent March 22, 2019
    CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois could permanently legalize medical marijuana under a new proposal that would also expand the state’s pilot program to include more conditions for which the drug could be prescribed. Democratic Rep. Bob Morgan is
    David Hightower
  • Amtrak Suspends Burlington, Mt. Pleasant Stops Because of Flooding March 22, 2019
    Amtrak has announced that it will be temporarily suspending service to Burlington and Mount Pleasant due to a temporary track closure. The passenger train service has detoured its California Zephyr onto tracks owned by Union Pacific Railroad
    David Hightower
  • Two Men Charged with Murder in Breuer Killing, One Still at Large March 22, 2019
    First-degree murder charges have been filed against two men for the beating death of Eddie Breuer. Burlington police say murder charges have been filed against 26-year-old Majestic Alexander Malone and 25-year-old Markell “Kellz” Dishe Price. BPD said
    David Hightower