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Offer To Reopen Horseshoe Lake Park Thwarted

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP)- A utility company has rejected a local park district’s offer to cover the unpaid electric bills at a Metro-East state park that was recently closed under the ongoing budget impasse. 122 more words


60-Mile Chase Starts With Assault On DNR Officer

LITCHFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) – A 32-year-old Florissant man is in custody after allegedly assaulting an Illinois Department of Natural Resources officer, and then leading police on a 60-mile chase into north St. 216 more words


Ill. Attorney General Mulls Coal Mining Lawsuit

ST. LOUIS (AP)- The Illinois Attorney General’s Office is considering legal action against the state’s natural resources agency for what prosecutors call a failure to follow the terms of a court-brokered plan to toughen oversight of Illinois coal mines. 112 more words


Illinois Wants Your Deer's Head This Hunting Season

Springfield, IL (AP/KMOX) – Hunters in Illinois are being asked to provide samples of their deer.

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is testing for chronic wasting disease.   153 more words


November Program on Dam Removal

Please join us Monday, November 16 at the Moline Public Library Bronze Room at 6:30 to hear from Steve Pescitelli, Illinois Department of Natural Resources, on the benefits of removing dams. 211 more words


Springfield Moving Forward with Second City Lake

Plans for the city of Springfield’s backup water supply have taken another step forward. 98 more words

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New Report Details Urban Flooding Problems In Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Urban flooding in Illinois is most common in older parts of towns and has been made worse by urbanization and changes in climate, according to a new state report. 184 more words