ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — Scientists who tried to reintroduce a rare butterfly into a swampy Elgin forest preserve two years ago say they can’t find any colonies of the butterfly.
ST. JOSEPH, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve rescued a man from a pickup that was in water several feet deep in central Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Springfield’s population is expected to continue to increase over the next 25 years, but at a slightly slower rate than over previous decades.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Millikin University in Decatur will host next year’s statewide science fair.
CHICAGO (AP) — Three Chicago police officers and a fourth officer from a suburban department have been charged with perjury, obstruction of justice and official misconduct for allegedly lying under oath in a 2013 drug case.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner received a mixed reception during a southern Illinois stop meant to build public support for his legislative agenda.
CHICAGO (AP) — The family of a south suburban woman who died after being struck by Chicago Transit Authority bus has filed a lawsuit seeking more than $100,000 in damages from the agency.
Ermil “Popeye” Eugene Goff, 82, of Oquawka, IL passed away at 12:45 PM Saturday June 6, 2015 at his residence. He was born April 2, 1933 in Dawn, MO to Willard I. and Anna Lucile (Rohr) Goff.