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Saturday, August 27, 2005

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With the most perfect weather, the crowd saw the balloons go up and then oddly enough, land back down on the airport grounds.



Pictures from yesterday's launch


[picture by Jan Youngquist] click on picture for larger image



Click here for a live view of the balloon fest


Webcam courtesy of Lincoln/Logan County Chamber of Commerce


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Friday, Aug. 26:

  • Lincoln Community High School teachers come to agreement with board
    Contract ready to ratify early next week

  • Illinois passes controversial medical reform
    New measures regulate insurance rates, cap injury awards, increase consumer information

  • Long-awaited malpractice reform good first step

  • Letter: Additions made to award-winning Web resource on the history of Lincoln

  • Is a student's goal of a C grade average good enough?

  • Local children's book author signing 'The Terrible Dreads' this weekend

  • Mutterings: Back-to-school mutterings
    By Jeff Mayfield

  • Lincoln College names new assistant basketball coach

Thursday, Aug. 25

Wednesday, Aug. 24

Tuesday, Aug. 23

Monday, Aug. 22

Saturday, Aug. 20