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Amtrak Proving More Popular For Illinois Travelers

Amtrak provides service from Chicago to St. Louis, and several college towns in Illinois, including Champaign, Carbondale, Bloomington-Normal, and Macomb – and those rides have proven popular.


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Students On Alert After Sex Assault At Western Illinois University

Students on the campus of Western Illinois University in Macomb are being put on alert after a woman says she was sexually assaulted over the weekend.


Missing Crestwood Family

Missing Mom, 3 Daughters Found Downstate

A missing mother and her three daughters have been found safe in downstate Illinois, after disappearing for five days.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2011

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Reward Offered To Solve WIU Bomb Threats

Officials at Western Illinois University hope some cash will help catch whoever is behind a half dozen bomb threats in recent weeks.