SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois Department of Corrections officials say there’s no need to review rules about prison administrators’ contact with ex-convicts after a sex offender was found living with a prison warden.
CHICAGO (AP)–The chairman of the foundation behind the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum says fundraising is drying up because of tensions between the library’s executive director and the director of the state agency that oversees it.
CHICAGO (AP)–A former Chicago police commander serving a sentence for lying about the torture of dozens of men by officers under his command is getting out of prison.
ELGIN, Ill. (AP)–A man armed with a handgun has been arrested near a wastewater treatment facility northwest of Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP)–Illinois’ gubernatorial candidates have changed their views on who should pay for a potential presidential library in President Barack Obama’s home state.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–An East St. Louis area prosecutor is being appointed to handle low-level crimes before they become a bigger problem.
HS Football Poll
It took five weeks of destroying opponents, but the Abingdon/Avon football team has finally appeared in the top 10 of the Illinois Class 1A football poll.