CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A new warden is in charge of the maximum-security Menard Correctional Center in southern Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — Commonwealth Edison wants another rate increase to help offset the costs of modernizing Illinois’ electric grid.
A Galesburg man accused of breaking into at least three vehicles early Friday will be back in court later this month.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois state trooper is facing a felony aggravated battery charge after authorities say he strip-searched a man along the side of a road during a traffic stop.
$100,000 is the bond set in the case of a California man arrested over the weekend in after drugs were found in his possession on an Amtrak Train.
A Galesburg woman who reportedly told police she had recently used methamphetamine prior to her arrest, now says she’s not guilty of felony meth charges.
BRADLEY, Ill. (AP) — An eastern Illinois village is considering decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police have shut down a portion of Lake Shore Drive north of downtown after a suspicious package was discovered.