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Stories with place: Freeport
  • Illinois boy recovers after fish hook got stuck in eye 
    Updated: Aug-29-15 4:17 pm

    FREEPORT, Illinois - An 11-year-old boy from northern Illinois is thankful to be back in school and to be able to read after surgery to remove a fish hook embedded in his eye during a summer vacation accident.

  • Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana 
    Updated: Aug-21-15 4:07 am

    CHICAGO - Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion.

  • Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case 
    Updated: Aug-20-15 9:10 pm

    CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests children.