WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A Waukegan woman was sentenced to 40 years in prison for her role in the 2011 torture-murder death of a man in a local auto body shop.
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — A man jailed on a drug charge jumped from a second floor of a courthouse in eastern Illinois Thursday morning, injuring himself when he landed on the building’s main floor, authorities in Coles County said.
CHICAGO (AP) — A company embroiled for the past year in legal skirmishes over piles of petroleum coke and coal products on Chicago’s southeast side will close its facility and pay a $50,000 fine for violating a cease-and-desist order, city officials said Thursday.
Robert Leo Martin, 82, of Galesburg, died at 6:30 p.m., Monday, September 22, 2014 at home.
Reba Genell Cherrington, 87, of Galesburg, died at 7:27 a.m. Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at the Knox County Nursing Home.
Mary Elizabeth Smith, 89, of Galesburg, died at 1:32 p.m. Monday, September 15, 2014 at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.
The area volleyball schedule picks up again on this Thursday, with the Galesburg Silver Streaks going on the road to Peoria for a battle with the Richwoods Knights.