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Woman Reaches Deal With Bartlett To Keep Squirrel Box In Her YardThe CBS 2 Morning Insiders this week visited the Bartlett Village Hall – where a months-long dispute has come to a close in less than five minutes. At issue is a squirrel box we told you about last week – home to a mother squirrel and her three babies. CBS 2's Lauren Victory has the latest.

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Wish Sister Jean A Happy 100th BirthdayThe heart and soul of the Loyola Ramblers turns 100 this week. The school wants to give fans of the team's chaplain the chance to say happy birthday to the beloved nun. They're encouraged to leave social media messages by the end of the day to be collected and given to Sister Jean later this week.
Obama Jersey Nets More Than $120KA basketball jersey once worn by former President Barack Obama when he was part of a championship high school basketball team went for $120K at auction.
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