CHICAGO (AP) — The Citizens Utility Board is urging consumers to conserve energy and participate in efficiency programs offered by utilities as the cost of natural gas increases.
Archive for February, 2014
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Legislation proposed by a state senator would require anyone with a cold to get a doctor’s prescription to buy certain medicine.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A western Illinois man was sentenced to 25 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to a first-degree murder charge for a 2013 Rock Island shooting death.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Georgia man faces decades in prison after a federal jury in central Illinois convicted him in an investment fraud scheme.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill. (AP) — A state senator’s effort to keep the Illinois Poison Center open has cleared a key hurdle.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A daylong conference for workplace safety professionals will be held next week in Peoria.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Legislation altering the time limit for when prosecutors can press charges in sexual assault cases is advancing in the Illinois Legislature.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The director of the state’s child welfare agency who pleaded guilty to stealing money from clients of a Chicago social-service agency 20 years ago has resigned from his post.
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago man accused of operating a methamphetamine lab appears in his booking photo wearing a T-shirt from the television show “Breaking Bad.”