FENTON, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors say a white St. Louis-area man was driven by racism when he allegedly punched former Cardinals outfielder Curt Ford.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Conservation officials hope the mate of a female eagle that was fatally shot in McLean County will continue to take care of its offspring.
CARRIER MILLS, Ill. (AP) — Saline County Coroner Jerry Watson says a 21-year-old man was killed in a fire at a southern Illinois home.
CHICAGO (AP) — Thirty-nine percent of people in rural parts of Illinois have no access to high-speed Internet service.
That’s compared with 1 percent of the state’s urban population.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Belleville elected leaders are one step closer to a township dissolution that would only require their approval.