According to Ameren Illinois’ website, more than 7-thousand residents of Knox County were affected by power outages.
CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a two-run homer in the 13th inning to give the Chicago Cubs a 5-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern running back Malin Jones is transferring.
MARION, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois judge has ordered a woman to spend 30 weekends in jail for recklessly letting her pit bull mix dogs run free when they attacked a boy in 2010.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have asked Gov. Pat Quinn to make the firefighter certification process easier for the state’s military members.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois high school softball coach has filed a defamation lawsuit against the parents of a former player who circulated a letter accusing the coach of abuse.