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WBEZ’s Illinois and Chicago News Roundup: Aug. 30, 2019

Mayor Lori Lightfoot delivers her first State of the City address. 

Gov. JB Pritzker is recovering from a fracture to his left leg. Plus, five medical marijuana dispensaries won approval to sell recreational marijuana on Jan. 1, 2020.

Morning Shift breaks down the biggest local and state stories of the week in our Friday News Roundup.

GUESTS: Heather Cherone, managing editor and city hall reporter at The Daily Line

Paris Schutz, WTTW political correspondent and host

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