VIENNA, Ill. (AP) — Voters in southern Illinois’ Johnson County have rejected a ballot referendum that could have prompted the county’s governing board to restrict a form of oil drilling.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation is set to honor Oscar-winning filmmaker Steven Spielberg.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Transportation says more than 40 new members have been selected for an important advisory body on freight issues.
CHICAGO (AP) — Siemens will build 32 diesel-electric locomotives for high-speed rail projects in the Midwest and on the West Coast.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (AP) — State Sen. Kirk Dillard says even though he lost the GOP nomination for Illinois governor, he “came real close” to winning.
He carried his native Warren County, but in the end, it wasn’t enough to defeat a political veteran for a seat in the Illinois House.