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New Ill. laws - Free concerts online - Plight of the honeybee

The state of Illinois could have some new laws on the books soon. The state of Illinois could have some new laws on the books soon.
Free concerts online is a new trend among music festivals. Free concerts online is a new trend among music festivals.
The plight of the honeybee in America continues to be a growing problem. The plight of the honeybee in America continues to be a growing problem.
We'll have the latest on the plane crash in Kansas City over the weekend. We'll have the latest on the plane crash in Kansas City over the weekend.

Good morning and happy Monday!

We're ready to kick off your work week with the top local and national headlines you'll want to know for today.

A motorcycle crash in Ripley County has left a woman seriously injured. Find out more at 5.

Following that, we'll have a report on how the plight of the honeybee continues to become a more serious issue.

Some big retail stores are making extra efforts to get your business. Join us at 5:25 to find out how this could mean big savings for you.

Watch big time acts in concert for free? It's the next big thing in the music festival world and we've got the scoop at 5:53.

Illinois gun owners could be facing a new law soon. Find out more at 6.

After that, we'll have the latest on the continued unrest in Egypt.

Then at 6:23, one woman is one million dollars richer for creating a winning potato chip flavor!

Join us for 12 minutes of commercial-free news starting at 6:45. Monday's topics include a horrific injury for a construction worker in Australia, the latest on a weekend plane crash in Kansas City, changes to the Illinois Mega Millions and much more.

Also, Gov. Pat Quinn is due to make a decision on a law increasing the state speed limit.

Brian Alworth will be in throughout the show with your full forecast to help you plan for the day and the rest of the week.

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