CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn enters his final week in office with a speech and special session on the agenda, but it’s unclear how hard lawmakers and leaders will work with the Democrat on a possible special election or other issues.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A western Illinois mayor who lobbied for a pardon for 1800s abolitionist Richard Eells is cheering that the late man finally has been absolved of helping runaway slaves.
Monte Dean Soper, 58, of Soangetaha Road, Galesburg passed away at 8:55 pm Saturday, January 3, 2015 in his home with his family by his side.
The Galesburg Boys Basketball added to their undefeated streak Saturday by beating the Geneseo Maple Leafs 70 to 54.
Ruth E. Hart, 71, of North Henderson, IL passed away Saturday December 31, 2014, 3:03 am at her home.
Daniel Lee Thielbert, 64, of Galesburg, died at 4:37 p.m., Thursday, January 1, 2015 at Marigold Health Care, Galesburg.
Donald Mills, 88, of Monmouth died at 7:05 A.M. Friday, January 2, 2015 at the Monmouth Nursing Home, Monmouth.
Bethel Davis Swanson was called home to Heaven on Thursday, January 1, 2015 where she was reunited with her beloved husband, Carl.