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Illinois Proud Penny Drive Officially Underway

The Illinois Proud Penny Drive is officially underway. Students at Butler Elementary School began filling buckets with the pennies they’ve already collected for a countywide drive to raise money

Romaine Lettuce Linked To E. coli Outbreak

State health officials are advising you not to eat store-bought chopped romaine lettuce for now, after the produce was linked to a multi-state E. coli outbreak.