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Mike Babcock announces run for 111th House District, wants to 'restore faith in Illinois'

Glenn Minnis Sep. 1, 2017, 6:58am

ALTON – Mike Babcock wants to do for Illinois what he has for Wood River Township and has announced his candidacy for state representative of the 111th District in 2018.

Former Township worker claims she was fired for not selling fundraiser tickets; Plaintiff: 'Republican at worst or not a Democrat at best'

Ann Maher Aug. 7, 2017, 4:02pm

A former employee of Wood River Township claims she was wrongfully terminated for refusing to sell tickets to a political fundraiser prior to the municipal election earlier this year.