In the height of MLK day ceremonies at Knox College in Galesburg, a public protest halted visitors from leaving during the conclusion of the presentation.
A new lawmaker representing part of the area is among those who took their oaths of office in Springfield.
A lockdown was called as a precaution while law enforcement went on the search for what appeared to be a man with a gun yesterday in Warren County.
Martin Luther King Day is approaching quickly, and citizens in Galesburg will have the opportunity to celebrate the work and life of Dr. King with a number of local events.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — A seed company has donated an unmanned aerial vehicle to Western Illinois University’s School of Agriculture.