BELVIDERE, Ill. (AP) — A teachers union has notified a Boone County school district of its members’ intent to strike after they declared an impasse in contract negotiations.
GODFREY, Ill. (AP) — A Godfrey man who drove into a house while intoxicated and killed a 73-year-old widower inside has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A Godfrey man who faced four child pornography charges has been charged with an additional 14 felony counts.
MURPYSBORO, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man has been ordered to spend seven years in prison for assaulting his then-pregnant wife nearly a year ago.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Higher prices for road salt mean at least one central Illinois county will try to make do with a smaller supply.
Meeting a few goals currently in development could take some additional revenue.
CHICAGO (AP) — A one-time deputy chief of staff to former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley has been sentenced to five years’ probation for a scheme in which he cashed checks made out to a charity, then pocketed part of the money.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — U.S. Army Secretary John McHugh will visit the Rock Island Arsenal next month for a tour that a pair of Illinois lawmakers will use to highlight why they think the historic facility is deserving of continued investment.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago police commander accused of placing his gun down the throat of a suspect and threatening to kill him was surrounded by supporters Thursday when he was officially indicted on charges of aggravated battery and official misconduct.
Several arrests were made in Fulton County on Wednesday which involved dozens of cannabis plants.