SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has announced it will receive more than $1.7 million to expand the Illinois Recreational Access Program.
CHICAGO (AP)–A Chicago man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for a 2009 crash that killed a woman and critically injured her young son.
CHICAGO (AP)–After hiding in Poland for years, a suspect in a fatal 2004 drunken driving crash in Chicago is being held without bond.
CHICAGO (AP)–Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a mass transit reform law intended to make the operations of transit agencies serving metropolitan Chicago more transparent and accountable.
Shirley “Luan” Kirby, 90, passed away Thursday August 21, 2014, in Roseville, IL.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–A section of Interstate 70 in southwestern Illinois has been named in honor of former Congressman Jerry Costello.
CHICAGO (AP)–Federal prosecutors in Illinois and Indiana have announced the indictment on racketeering charges of eight members and associates of a street gang operating in the states.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A United Express flight from St. Louis to Chicago made an emergency landing in Peoria after the cabin lost air pressure.
The Galesburg Education Association contends that there is still an opportunity for teachers to get their way on a big remaining sticking point in what are largely considered stalled contract negotiations.
Farmers are keeping a close eye on their soybean crops after the discovery of “sudden death syndrome” was affecting crops around central Illinois.