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WASHINGTON — Thousands of low-income students in nearly two dozen states will soon be able to get federal grants to take college cou…

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BLOOMINGTON — Illinois Wesleyan University gave diplomas to 412 candidates for graduation during commencement on May 1.

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NORMAL  — The NCHS Alumni Foundation has named Pamela Martoglio Smith, Class of 1983, the 2016 Distinguished Alumna.

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HEYWORTH — Determining the right time to plant crops has always been a challenge for farmers. If the soil is too wet, the plants may…

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Tremont High School

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EUREKA — Political strategist David Axelrod encouraged members of Eureka College’s Class of 2016 to remain committed to their passio…

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NORMAL — Heartland Community College has seen plenty of changes while serving Central Illinois for the last 25 years. The campus has…

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University High School

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NORMAL — McLean County school districts are adjusting their transgender policies to comply with new guidelines released by the White…

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BLOOMINGTON — On his final day at Central Catholic High School in Bloomington, Chase Stevens tossed a ball to Teagan Trembley who ca…

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BLOOMINGTON — A legacy of “anti-blackness” continues to have a negative impact in America, but collective efforts and resilience can…

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Dee-Mack High School

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NORMAL — Gov. Bruce Rauner said Thursday he is "cautiously optimistic" about changing how the state funds public schools, but not th…

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NORMAL — Less than two weeks before the last day of school, students at Normal Community West High School walked the halls with the …

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Trying to reassure students and administrators, Gov. Bruce Rauner visited Normal West High School Thursday to share his work on stat…

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Illinois State University's old decommissioned residence halls, Hamilton-Whitten and Atkin-Colby, are soon to be the stuff of memori…

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NORMAL — Students at McLean County Unit 5 schools will see increases in certain fees for the 2016-17 school year after the school bo…

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BLOOMINGTON — Kelsey Herald’s copper-colored hair is the longest it’s ever been in her 11 years.

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Roanoke-Benson High School

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SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Senate approved a bill Tuesday aimed at overhauling the way the state distributes money to public schools…

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BLOOMINGTON — An Illinois Wesleyan University alumna will be the keynote speaker at a summit bringing sociologists to campus to disc…

NORMAL — As the Reserve Officers' Training Corps celebrates its centennial nationally, the program is going strong at Illinois State…

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SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday renewed his call for a “clean” bill to fund elementary and secondary education next school…

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NORMAL — Leslie Kokotek wasn’t alone when she walked across the stage to receive her diploma on Saturday.

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As Illinois State University prepares for its 157th spring commencement Friday and Saturday, how well do you know the university and…

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BLOOMINGTON — Naythen Biddle pressed his paint-covered hand onto a wall outside his school this week as a way to wave goodbye to his…

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NORMAL — Illinois State University, like other higher education institutions in the state, is hoping for more state funding, but it …

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Students at the Regional Alternative School painted a mural under the guidance of artist Joel Bergner.

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NORMAL — New in-state undergraduate students entering Illinois State University this fall will be paying 3 percent more in tuition a…