Donations are being accepted for an event that could help students in Knoxville get prepared for the coming school year.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Experts say what has so far been a cool, wet summer is probably limiting West Nile virus in Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Managers of two Illinois state fairs have been fined for soliciting and accepting free beer tickets for the events.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois coal exports have risen sharply in recent years, even as its high sulfur content limits its demand in the U.S.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A published report has found that more than 10 percent of Illinois government employees made more than $100,000 in 2013 – up 1,600 from a year earlier.
The Springfield State Journal-Register reported Monday that overtime and back-wage payouts were responsible for many of the larger salaries.
The baseball season continues into another week for the Galesburg American Legion team.
Gladys L. Simpson, 97, of Alexis, died 1:27 P.M. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Genesis Medical Center, Aledo.
Merrill “Mac” G. McMillan, 79, of Galesburg, died at 9:46 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at home.
Mark “Happy” Byron, 53, of Galesburg passed away at 12:51 a.m. Saturday, July 26 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center.