Some increases in costs with continued decreases in general state aid are resulting in the Knoxville School District having to raise property taxes this year.
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CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University officials say they’re putting together several different budgets to prepare for different state funding scenarios.
CHICAGO (AP) — A well-known Chicago civil rights attorney wants to get into the medical marijuana business and, if successful, is pledging to donate half of the earnings to support education.
CHICAGO (AP)–Attorney General Lisa Madigan says her office will immediately appeal a judge’s ruling that a law to fix Illinois’ worst-in-the-nation state pension shortfall is unconstitutional.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are set to consider a proposed school funding formula that would direct more state money to poorer rural districts at the expense of wealthier suburban Chicago ones.
A meeting held with state representatives and the Transportation for Illinois Coalition caught the attention of Knox County Engineer Duane Ratermann.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Benedictine University at Springfield is ending its undergraduate programs for traditional college students.
CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the U.S. Olympic Committee questions whether he can find the money for an independent agency to investigate sex-abuse claims in Olympic sports.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded $11.7 million in funding to community health centers across Illinois, Sen. Dick Durbin announced Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An economic development organization that’s promoted Springfield’s central business district for two decades is reaching out to the city for help covering the costs of major entertainment events.