Archive for May 12, 2014
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — A passenger rail service connecting Moline and Chicago is scheduled to be up and running in two years.
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — A 34-year-old Illinois man has been arrested following the death of a 2-year-old girl who was struck by a vehicle in a southeast Iowa motel parking lot.
TOWANDA, Ill. (AP) — Parts of Illinois are cleaning up after storms caused golf ball-sized hail and flash flooding in some communities.
LILLY, Ill. (AP) — A historic central Illinois home that was once an inn for circuit-riding lawyers such as Abraham Lincoln was gutted by a weekend fire.
BYRON, Ill. (AP) — The company that runs a nuclear power plant in northern Illinois is releasing its emergency plans to people who live in the area.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A published report shows a flurry of messages between Peoria city officials and authorities over how to handle a fake Twitter account mocking the city’s mayor.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois mom is gaining one more family member this Mother’s Day weekend after being reunited with her long-lost son.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The geographic breakdown of impacts from a proposed overhaul of state school funding explains the divided and emotional reaction among lawmakers and educators.