PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The Peoria Rivermen hockey team says co-owner Bruce Saurs has died.
A rural Knox County resident faces felony charges for allegedly having sexual contact with a young girl over the last number of years.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — When it comes to those pesky Asian carp, some folks along the Illinois River are saying: If you can’t beat ‘em, compete for ‘em.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $2 million from the bank where she worked as head teller.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Illinois Department of Transportation says two bridges over the Mississippi River at St. Louis have reopened after being struck by a barge trying to navigate the rain-swollen river.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk is demanding criminal background checks on the unaccompanied children that have crossed the U.S. border with Mexico.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A man in the Mississippi River city of Quincy has been ordered jailed in lieu of $1 million bond on charges he slashed the throat of another man.