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Pritzker budget would hike spending, amount hinges on voters

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker is proposing a $40.7 billion state budget. He dressed it up Wednesday by dangling the prospect of a $1.4 billion revenue boost if voters approve a radical income-tax overhaul this fall. The second-year Democrat presented a fiscal

Streator High School signs on for more exchange students next year

STREATOR – Streator High School will be hosting up to 20 exchange students next school year. At Tuesday night’s boards meeting, a contract renewal was passed with Foreign 辽宁体彩网 Group, Ltd., to enroll up to 20 Chinese exchange students. Superintendent Dr. Matt Seaton says their current