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Friday, September 20, 2019

Stations:  Postings limited to WX Summary today.

​Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Office's Kevin Grady).

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

​State unemployment rate hit historic low in August.

Soundbite:  IDES Spokesperson Sam Salustro

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​Illinois State Fair sets all-time revenue record.

Soundbite:  ISF Mgr. Kevin Gordon

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A with IL Dept. of Agriculture Director John Sullivan on hemp, crops and more.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Illinois State Fair officials release revenue numbers.  Audio includes IL Dept. of Agriculture Director John Sullivan and ISF Mgr. Kevin Gordon.  Video is also available

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

​Several car seat safety checks being held around the state in recognition of National Child Passenger Safety Week.

Soundbite:  NHTSA's Jonlee Anderle, John Kurtzatkowski

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​RAW AUDIO:  Secretary of State Jesse White, ISP and IDOT hold car seat safety event.  Audio also includes CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson, IDOT Acting Secretary Omer Osman, NHTSA's Jonlee Anderle, ISP Lt. Colonel David Byrd, John Kurzatkowski and Dr. Sheryl Yanger.  Video is also available.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker attends the China General Chamber of Commerce Midwest Chapter dinner in Chicago.  Video is also available.

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​Legislation caps out of pocket costs for insulin.

Soundbite:  Sen. Andy Manar, Rep. Sue Scherer

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​RAW AUDIO:  Sen. Andy Manar files legislation capping out of pocket insulin expenses.  Audio also includes Rep. Sue Scherer, Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, Megan Blair, Leroy Jordan, JDRF's Jennifer McDonald and AARP Illinois Assoc. State Director Lori Hendron.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Secretary of State Jesse White hosts Illinois' U.S. Constitution and Citizenship Day Celebration in Chicago.  Video is also available.  

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​As part of National Farm Safety & Health Week...the IL Dept. of Labor is focusing on grain bin safety.

Soundbite:  IDOL, IL OSHA Director Ben Noven

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​New Tax Amnesty Program available to those who owe the state.

Soundbite:  IDOR Spokesperson Sam Salustro

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Monday, September 16, 2019

​This is National Farm Safety and Health Week.

Soundbite:  IL Dept. of Agriculture Spokesperson Krista Lisser

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​Weekly Crop Report.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Brad Summa

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Friday, September 13, 2019

​RAW AUDIO:  New legislation phasing out ethylene oxide emissions in Illinois introduced.  Audio includes IL Environmental Council Exec. Director Jen Walling, Rep. Rita Mayfield, Stop Sterigenics' Margie Donnell, Stop ETO's Tea Tanaka, Sen. John Curran, Rep. Sam Yingling, Rep. Anne Stava-Murray and Rep. Joyce Mason.

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​Secretary of State Jesse White announces driver records now available online.

Soundbite:  Secretary of State Spokesperson Henry Haupt

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​Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Trent Ford).

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

Keep those receipts...​IDOR reminds parents they may be eligible for an education expense tax credit.

Soundbite:  IDOR Spokesperson Sam Salustro

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​USDA lowers harvest yields for corn and soybeans.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Mark Schleusener

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​Illinois Dept. of Insurance working to help families claim unpaid life insurance policies.

Soundbite:  IL Dept. of Insurance Deputy Director Accident & Health, Life & Annuity Products Mike Chrysler

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

​Attorney General Kwame Raoul files lawsuit against several pharmaceutical companies over opioid crisis.

Soundbite:  Attorney General Spokesperson Annie Thompson.

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​Attorney General Kwame Raoul expresses concerns about at-home sexual assault evidence kits.

Soundbite:  Attorney General Spokesperson Annie Thompson

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​Governor JB Pritzker honors 9/11 victims and first responders; remembering that day 18 years ago.

Soundbite:  Archived audio clip

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

​Attendance was up by 23% at the DuQuoin State Fair this year.

Soundbite:  DuQuoin State Fair Spokesperson Krista Lesser

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​New Illinois Lottery specialty ticket launched, benefitting homeless prevention programs.

Soundbite:  Illinois Lottery Spokesperson Jason Schaumburg

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​September is National Preparedness Month.

Soundbite:  IEMA Spokesperson Rebecca Clark

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Monday, September 09, 2019

​IL Dept. of Labor reminds workers they are due unpaid time off to attend children's school conferences.

Soundbite:  IDOL Director Michael Kleinik

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​Weekly Crop Report.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Mark Schleusener

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