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City of Garden City Names New Fire Chief - Greater Garden City
City of Garden City Names New Fire Chief  Greater Garden City
Posted on Tue, 12 Nov 2019 21:03:00 GMT



Pension crisis forces firehouse closure, 9 firefighter layoffs in East St. Louis - Illinois Policy
Pension crisis forces firehouse closure, 9 firefighter layoffs in East St. Louis  Illinois Policy
Posted on Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Illinois Senate president backs bill merging police, fire pension funds - Illinois Policy
Illinois Senate president backs bill merging police, fire pension funds  Illinois Policy
Posted on Fri, 08 Nov 2019 17:38:04 GMT



Quincy teen identified as fatality in crash into pond - The State Journal-Register
Quincy teen identified as fatality in crash into pond  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 29 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Arrests made related to burglary, stolen vehicle in Fishhook, IL - khqa.com
Arrests made related to burglary, stolen vehicle in Fishhook, IL  khqa.com
Posted on Mon, 21 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews responding to wreck on I-55 near Springfield - WAND
Crews responding to wreck on I-55 near Springfield  WAND
Posted on Tue, 05 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Dog found dead at Pillsbury Mill plant - The State Journal-Register
Dog found dead at Pillsbury Mill plant  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Cost recovery plan gets City Council approval - News - The State Journal-Register
Cost recovery plan gets City Council approval - News  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



With Budget Help Unlikely In Springfield, Mayor Lori Lightfoot Lays Out Alternatives To Avoid Bigger Property Tax Hike - CBS Pittsburgh
With Budget Help Unlikely In Springfield, Mayor Lori Lightfoot Lays Out Alternatives To Avoid Bigger Property Tax Hike  CBS Pittsburgh
Posted on Tue, 12 Nov 2019 21:52:00 GMT



9-year-old arraigned on murder charges in deadly Goodfield arson fire - The State Journal-Register
9-year-old arraigned on murder charges in deadly Goodfield arson fire  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 21 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State to provide loan to Liberty Fire Protection District for new emergency vehicles - WGEM
State to provide loan to Liberty Fire Protection District for new emergency vehicles  WGEM
Posted on Wed, 06 Nov 2019 16:37:07 GMT



Springfield Fire Department promotes five - News - The State Journal-Register
Springfield Fire Department promotes five - News  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Sullivan Fire Protection District awarded loan for new tanker - Shelbyville Daily Union
Sullivan Fire Protection District awarded loan for new tanker  Shelbyville Daily Union
Posted on Thu, 07 Nov 2019 18:59:00 GMT



Spike in drug overdoses prompts ‘emergency’ warning from Missouri fire chief - Centre Daily Times
Spike in drug overdoses prompts ‘emergency’ warning from Missouri fire chief  Centre Daily Times
Posted on Fri, 18 Oct 2019 01:22:00 GMT



Dog stuck at the top of the Pillsbury Mills plant found dead - newschannel20.com
Dog stuck at the top of the Pillsbury Mills plant found dead  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 14 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



TENSION OVER SENATE PICK — KEEPING TABS ON SPRINGFIELD — NEW S.F. DA is a CHICAGOAN - Politico
TENSION OVER SENATE PICK — KEEPING TABS ON SPRINGFIELD — NEW S.F. DA is a CHICAGOAN  Politico
Posted on Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:59:00 GMT



Fire And Police Pension Consolidation Bill Before Illinois State Lawmakers - NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS
Fire And Police Pension Consolidation Bill Before Illinois State Lawmakers  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS
Posted on Mon, 04 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Illinois households must replace all smoke detectors, per the law - khqa.com
Illinois households must replace all smoke detectors, per the law  khqa.com
Posted on Thu, 24 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Neighbors save man from home explosion - FOX Illinois
Neighbors save man from home explosion  FOX Illinois
Posted on Tue, 12 Nov 2019 05:34:39 GMT



6 injured, 1 killed after fiery crash on Koke Mill Road - newschannel20.com
6 injured, 1 killed after fiery crash on Koke Mill Road  newschannel20.com
Posted on Thu, 17 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



UPDATED: Explosion leaves man injured, house destroyed | News - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
UPDATED: Explosion leaves man injured, house destroyed | News  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
Posted on Mon, 11 Nov 2019 01:23:00 GMT



Adermann sworn in as Taylorville Fire Chief - News - The State Journal-Register
Adermann sworn in as Taylorville Fire Chief - News  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 04 Nov 2019 04:01:00 GMT



Police called to nearly 70 crashes in southern Illinois - newschannel20.com
Police called to nearly 70 crashes in southern Illinois  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 11 Nov 2019 22:33:00 GMT



City's Emergency Warming Shelter Opens A Day Early - NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS
City's Emergency Warming Shelter Opens A Day Early  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS
Posted on Thu, 31 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department names new fire marshal - The State Journal-Register
Springfield Fire Department names new fire marshal  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police putting an end to Pillsbury plant trespassers - newschannel20.com
Police putting an end to Pillsbury plant trespassers  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



SPRINGFIELD BRAIN DRAIN — SHIMKUS RECONSIDERS — STILL NO TEACHER DEAL - Politico
SPRINGFIELD BRAIN DRAIN — SHIMKUS RECONSIDERS — STILL NO TEACHER DEAL  Politico
Posted on Wed, 30 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



IL Firefighter Hospitalized after Fall Through Floor - Firehouse.com
IL Firefighter Hospitalized after Fall Through Floor  Firehouse.com
Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



STUNNER: Deal but teachers still on strike — LIGHTFOOT LOBBIES SPRINGFIELD — GARCIA GRILLS BOEING - Politico
STUNNER: Deal but teachers still on strike — LIGHTFOOT LOBBIES SPRINGFIELD — GARCIA GRILLS BOEING  Politico
Posted on Thu, 31 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Chicago City Council members wary that Illinois General Assembly will help Chicago budget - Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago City Council members wary that Illinois General Assembly will help Chicago budget  Crain's Chicago Business
Posted on Wed, 23 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Grandview store gets rec pot license - News - The State Journal-Register
Grandview store gets rec pot license - News  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Thu, 07 Nov 2019 01:18:00 GMT



2019 Illinois corruption tracker | Illinois - Illinois Policy
2019 Illinois corruption tracker | Illinois  Illinois Policy
Posted on Tue, 12 Nov 2019 04:31:35 GMT



How flammable is your child's Halloween costume? - newschannel20.com
How flammable is your child's Halloween costume?  newschannel20.com
Posted on Fri, 25 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews battle fire on Elizabeth Street - News - The State Journal-Register
Crews battle fire on Elizabeth Street - News  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 13 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Illinois News - IGNN
Illinois News  IGNN
Posted on Mon, 28 Oct 2019 14:47:01 GMT



Non-residents would face $750 emergency service fee under proposal - The State Journal-Register
Non-residents would face $750 emergency service fee under proposal  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 08 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield fall veto session focuses on ethics, not Chicago casino - Chicago Sun-Times
Springfield fall veto session focuses on ethics, not Chicago casino  Chicago Sun-Times
Posted on Tue, 29 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



ILLINOIS STATE SENATE DISTRICT 32: Senate Week in Review: Nov. 4 - 8, 2019 - McHenry Times
ILLINOIS STATE SENATE DISTRICT 32: Senate Week in Review: Nov. 4 - 8, 2019  McHenry Times
Posted on Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:46:42 GMT



Illinois lawmakers hope to pass pension consolidation measure during fall session - WJBC News
Illinois lawmakers hope to pass pension consolidation measure during fall session  WJBC News
Posted on Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Taylorville fire chief taking position in Cook County - The State Journal-Register
Taylorville fire chief taking position in Cook County  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 01 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mayday at Illinois House Fire - Firefighter Nation
Mayday at Illinois House Fire  Firefighter Nation
Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Family bonds: Back from deployment, firefighters reunite with SFD family - The State Journal-Register
Family bonds: Back from deployment, firefighters reunite with SFD family  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



How Springfield's proposed fire service fee could impact you - newschannel20.com
How Springfield's proposed fire service fee could impact you  newschannel20.com
Posted on Thu, 10 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield IL OK's Firefighters' Contract - Firehouse.com
Springfield IL OK's Firefighters' Contract  Firehouse.com
Posted on Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire breaks out on Adams, 5th Streets in Springfield - newschannel20.com
Fire breaks out on Adams, 5th Streets in Springfield  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Dog rescued in structure fire in Springfield - newschannel20.com
Dog rescued in structure fire in Springfield  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Missing kayaker's body found in Lake Springfield - newschannel20.com
Missing kayaker's body found in Lake Springfield  newschannel20.com
Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire on Deer Head Lane displaces three - News - The State Journal-Register
Fire on Deer Head Lane displaces three - News  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters Injured in Springfield (IL) Abandoned House Fire - FireEngineering.com
Firefighters Injured in Springfield (IL) Abandoned House Fire  FireEngineering.com
Posted on Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



One person injured in apartment kitchen fire - newschannel20.com
One person injured in apartment kitchen fire  newschannel20.com
Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Recalling two former Springfield Technical High School standouts (Garry Brown’s Hitting to All Fields) - MassLive.com
Recalling two former Springfield Technical High School standouts (Garry Brown’s Hitting to All Fields)  MassLive.com
Posted on Sat, 26 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield, Ill., Wants to Cut Police, Fire Pension Costs - Governing
Springfield, Ill., Wants to Cut Police, Fire Pension Costs  Governing
Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire officials: 7 people evacuated after warehouse explosion - FOX Illinois
Fire officials: 7 people evacuated after warehouse explosion  FOX Illinois
Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State lawmakers return for veto session under cloud as Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot faces major test of her sw - Chicago Tribune
State lawmakers return for veto session under cloud as Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot faces major test of her sw  Chicago Tribune
Posted on Fri, 25 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police Beat 11/06/2019 – The - The Journal
Police Beat 11/06/2019 – The  The Journal
Posted on Tue, 05 Nov 2019 23:39:43 GMT



Flooding causes multiple road closures in region - The State Journal-Register
Flooding causes multiple road closures in region  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Officials make pitch for new 10-year smoke detectors - The State Journal-Register
Officials make pitch for new 10-year smoke detectors  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 01 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Local fire protection districts cope with volunteer shortages - The State Journal-Register
Local fire protection districts cope with volunteer shortages  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



‘It doesn’t come easy’: Inspired by 9/11, Granite City firefighter Lindsay Hendrix has lived to save - Alton Telegraph
‘It doesn’t come easy’: Inspired by 9/11, Granite City firefighter Lindsay Hendrix has lived to save  Alton Telegraph
Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield firefighters remind Illinoisans to replace old smoke detectors - newschannel20.com
Springfield firefighters remind Illinoisans to replace old smoke detectors  newschannel20.com
Posted on Tue, 01 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Promotions fill vacancies atop Springfield Fire Department - The State Journal-Register
Promotions fill vacancies atop Springfield Fire Department  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department regains Class 1 rating - The State Journal-Register
Springfield Fire Department regains Class 1 rating  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT



One dead in East Laurel Street fire - The State Journal-Register
One dead in East Laurel Street fire  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Former Springfield shooting center owner charged with arson, insurance fraud - The State Journal-Register
Former Springfield shooting center owner charged with arson, insurance fraud  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mayor selects Allen Reyne as new Springfield fire chief - The State Journal-Register
Mayor selects Allen Reyne as new Springfield fire chief  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT



11 dogs die in fire on Winterberry Lane - The State Journal-Register
11 dogs die in fire on Winterberry Lane  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Hundreds vying for the opportunity to become a Springfield firefighter - newschannel20.com
Hundreds vying for the opportunity to become a Springfield firefighter  newschannel20.com
Posted on Sat, 29 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield works to get rid of abandoned buildings after firefighters injured - newschannel20.com
Springfield works to get rid of abandoned buildings after firefighters injured  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The Spin: Public hearings in the Trump impeachment inquiry begin Wednesday. Here’s what to expect, plus the Ch - Chicago Tribune
The Spin: Public hearings in the Trump impeachment inquiry begin Wednesday. Here’s what to expect, plus the Ch  Chicago Tribune
Posted on Tue, 12 Nov 2019 22:23:00 GMT



Springfield visitors who need emergency help could get bill from city - newschannel20.com
Springfield visitors who need emergency help could get bill from city  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 02 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



In disaster simulation, preparedness is the key - The State Journal-Register
In disaster simulation, preparedness is the key  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department restructuring as five chiefs announce retirement - FOX Illinois
Springfield Fire Department restructuring as five chiefs announce retirement  FOX Illinois
Posted on Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Changes could be coming to the Springfield Fire Department - FOX Illinois
Changes could be coming to the Springfield Fire Department  FOX Illinois
Posted on Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighter Inspired by the Events of 9/11 Lives to Save Lives - Government Technology
Firefighter Inspired by the Events of 9/11 Lives to Save Lives  Government Technology
Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



No charges filed against police officer who shot Springfield man - The State Journal-Register
No charges filed against police officer who shot Springfield man  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Ethics, pension fix likely to move ahead during veto session — but no big bets placed on Chicago casino - Chicago Sun-Times
Ethics, pension fix likely to move ahead during veto session — but no big bets placed on Chicago casino  Chicago Sun-Times
Posted on Sun, 10 Nov 2019 21:27:28 GMT



City man arrested for torching Little Free Library - The State Journal-Register
City man arrested for torching Little Free Library  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police and firefighters unions want to be part of Illinois pension fix - Crain's Chicago Business
Police and firefighters unions want to be part of Illinois pension fix  Crain's Chicago Business
Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire chief selection clause in union contract unique to Springfield - The State Journal-Register
Fire chief selection clause in union contract unique to Springfield  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 18 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield fire crews called to vehicle extrication, one injured - FOX Illinois
Springfield fire crews called to vehicle extrication, one injured  FOX Illinois
Posted on Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Victim of Sunday fatal fire identified - News - The State Journal-Register
Victim of Sunday fatal fire identified - News  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Non-residents of Springfield could face fee for fire department services - WAND
Non-residents of Springfield could face fee for fire department services  WAND
Posted on Wed, 09 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield Fire Department to host CPR class - FOX Illinois
Springfield Fire Department to host CPR class  FOX Illinois
Posted on Sat, 05 Jan 2019 02:50:25 GMT



Report: Downstate police, fire pension funds should be consolidated - The State Journal-Register
Report: Downstate police, fire pension funds should be consolidated  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Thu, 10 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Tamer Abouzeid challenges Sen. Peters from the left - Hyde Park Herald
Tamer Abouzeid challenges Sen. Peters from the left  Hyde Park Herald
Posted on Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:28:36 GMT



Springfield IL Firefighters Battle Residential House Fire 11 Dogs Killed - Firehouse.com
Springfield IL Firefighters Battle Residential House Fire 11 Dogs Killed  Firehouse.com
Posted on Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield fire chief to retire at the end of the month - The State Journal-Register
Springfield fire chief to retire at the end of the month  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield firefighters elect Sabo union president - News - The State Journal-Register
Springfield firefighters elect Sabo union president - News  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Apartment complex fire in Springfield displaces four families - newschannel20.com
Apartment complex fire in Springfield displaces four families  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Son saves family from house fire - newschannel20.com
Son saves family from house fire  newschannel20.com
Posted on Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Springfield firefighters battle attic fire - newschannel20.com
Springfield firefighters battle attic fire  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Springfield woman dies in one-vehicle crash on MacArthur Blvd. - The State Journal-Register
Springfield woman dies in one-vehicle crash on MacArthur Blvd.  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fallen Heroes remembered at senior center luncheon - The State Journal-Register
Fallen Heroes remembered at senior center luncheon  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



House fire displaces two from East Miller St. residence - The State Journal-Register
House fire displaces two from East Miller St. residence  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man in critical condition after shooting, crash near Old Rochester Road - The State Journal-Register
Man in critical condition after shooting, crash near Old Rochester Road  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Sun, 09 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters battle house fire in Glenarm - FOX Illinois
Firefighters battle house fire in Glenarm  FOX Illinois
Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Locals fear proposed ordinance will deter people from visiting Springfield - newschannel20.com
Locals fear proposed ordinance will deter people from visiting Springfield  newschannel20.com
Posted on Wed, 09 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man rescued from rising waters - newschannel20.com
Man rescued from rising waters  newschannel20.com
Posted on Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



8-year-old girl killed in icy Kansas crash - newschannel20.com
8-year-old girl killed in icy Kansas crash  newschannel20.com
Posted on Mon, 11 Nov 2019 23:40:00 GMT



Body found in Chatham identified as Springfield woman - The State Journal-Register
Body found in Chatham identified as Springfield woman  The State Journal-Register
Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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