A woman with a nearly direct tie to Galesburg, but known more for writing about Galesburg’s most famous native son, has died.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Department of Corrections officials are retesting emergency power equipment at the state’s correctional facilities to ensure they are adequately prepared for emergencies.
CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of patients in Illinois will be able to apply for special ID cards allowing them to use medical marijuana under a new state law.
CARMI, Ill. (AP) — White County officials have rescued a woman who spent more than a day trapped in mud near the Little Wabash River.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago school children walked past more guards on their way to their first day of school this morning.
STREATOR, Ill. (AP) — LaSalle County authorities say at least one person has died after a house explosion in north-central Illinois.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A journalist, the first female director of Illinois’ Department of Agriculture and two others are being honored by the Alumni Association of the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Foundation.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Northern Illinois University says its student athletes are honoring a former athletic director by wearing his initials throughout the school year.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Emergency Management Agency is encouraging people to be more prepared for disasters.
STANFORD, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois high school has opened a memorial garden for one of its graduates who was killed in a fighter jet crash during a U.S. Navy training exercise.