Illinois counties

Government
6:45 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Northern Illinois Counties Get Power To Remove Political Appointments

Chris Lauzen

Current state law doesn't allow county governments to remove an appointed official suspected of an ethics violation. But some northern Illinois counties will soon have that power.

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Illinois
6:32 am
Thu August 2, 2012

Dozens of Illinois counties added to drought disaster list

66 Illinois counties have been added to the list of drought-affected natural disaster areas across the nation. Several northern Illinois counties are included in the latest round of declarations.

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