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Ottawa Man Arrested on Robbery; Drug Charges

OTTAWA – An Ottawa man was arrested on drug charges after an investigation into an alleged robbery of a cell phone. On February 14th according to the Ottawa Police Department a woman in the 200 block of West Main Street reported having her phone taken. No injuries occurred in the robbery

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House panel OKs Medicaid funding plan

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois House committee has endorsed a revised hospital assessment program which distributes billions of dollars in Medicaid funding. The House Appropriations-Human Services Committee voted 14-0 Tuesday on a revised formula. The formula accounts for federal

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