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Ryan Visited Wife In Intensive Care

Former Gov. George Ryan already got to visit his ailing wife earlier this week, and should now be kept in prison, federal prosecutors say.

CBS Chicago–01/07/2011

Lura Lynn Ryan

Wait Continues For Ryan’s Request To Visit Dying Wife

One day after his wife was hospitalized in intensive care for a severe infection, former Gov. George Ryan was still waiting to hear if he can leave prison temporarily to be at her side.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2011

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Slurry Flows Into Kankakee River After Blast

Fire officials say no one apparently was injured in the explosion at a wastewater treatment plant.


Photo Of A Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cone. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

World’s First Dairy Queen Gets Landmark Status

The first Dairy Queen store was in–surprise–Joliet and now the location is an official local landmark.