SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois governors have filled 16 vacancies in statewide offices since 1848. None is as unusual as the one left this week by the death of Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Sierra Club is appealing an Illinois regulators’ conclusion that the pollution controls for the FutureGen clean-coal project are adequate.
There’s still work to be done and properties to be bought before construction on the final of three new rail crossing grade separations in Galesburg can commence.
Property values are expected to go up in the Monmouth-Roseville School District, and the district’s superintendent wishes he could capitalize on that a little more given the current state of the district’s finances.
The City of Galesbug may soon have an initiative like one that’s proven popular in Chicago.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University President Randy Dunn says the school won’t use an outside search firm to hire a new chancellor.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — The mayor of Quincy says the city and an Iowa company can’t come to terms on a deal to develop the site of an historic downtown hotel.