SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois lawmakers are speaking out against the recent decision to end federal funding for a clean-coal project in Meredosia.
CHICAGO (AP) — More than 296,000 Illinois residents have signed up for private health insurance under President Barack Obama’s health law. There is a little a week left before the enrollment period ends.
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MATTOON, Ill. (AP) — An eastern Illinois burger joint with a long history and a familiar name now has a new owner.
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — A police dog in Moline will receive a bulletproof vest thanks to a donation.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Rockford police say at least one person has been arrested following the discovery of a substantial amount of heroin at a local high school.
ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) — An Elgin man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a young child at a relative’s home.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s mayoral candidates are debating finances and education, along with one of the city’s winter street parking traditions.
The GHS Silver Streak Girls Basketball team lost to the Rock Island Rocks 62-48. This makes the Streaks 22-7 for the season and 5-4 in the Western Big 6 conference while the Rocks are now 21-6 in their season and 8-1 in the conference. The Streaks will be playing again next on Saturday at Sterling with a pre-game set for 1:10pm in the afternoon and tip set to take place at 1:30pm. You can catch all the action with a play by play with Tom Meredith and Erik Gibson on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.
Missed the game? Listen to it in it’s entirety here!: