SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The nonprofit Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is taking nominations for its Illinoisan of the Day program.
CHICAGO (AP)–U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says he’s recommending that attorney John Blakey be named a judge for the Northern District of Illinois.
ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP)–An Elgin man accused of causing a fatal car crash while intoxicated has been sentenced to 11 years in prison.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–State officials want Illinois residents to follow outdoor fire safety precautions during Memorial Day weekend and the following summer months.
The Office of the State Fire Marshal released tips on Friday for those hoping to get outside and grill or go on camping trips.
MORRIS, Ill. (AP)–The funeral for a U.S. Marine who died after falling from an aircraft during a training flight will be next week in the northern Illinois city of Morris.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP)–A suburban Chicago woman will be tried next week on charges of driving onto a sidewalk and killing a 5-year-old girl after inhaling computer dust cleaner.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP)–The trial of a man charged with killing four people in a Rock Falls apartment in 2008 took an odd turn when the defense noted the judge had been falling asleep.
This weekend marks the starts of the summer with barbecues, parties, parades and a number of other fun summer activities.
Residents of Knoxville and past graduates are being invited to look through the hallowed halls of Knoxville High School one last time.