BALDWIN, Ill. (AP) — State officials say they’ve closed the Kaskaskia River State Fish and Wildlife Area in southern Illinois after untreated waste water spilled into Baldwin Lake.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois lawmakers are speaking out against the recent decision to end federal funding for a clean-coal project in Meredosia.
CHICAGO (AP) — More than 296,000 Illinois residents have signed up for private health insurance under President Barack Obama’s health law. There is a little a week left before the enrollment period ends.
TAMAROA, Ill. (AP) — Katie Harsy never met the Australia man she’s played Scrabble with for nearly two years on Facebook.
MATTOON, Ill. (AP) — An eastern Illinois burger joint with a long history and a familiar name now has a new owner.
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — A police dog in Moline will receive a bulletproof vest thanks to a donation.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Rockford police say at least one person has been arrested following the discovery of a substantial amount of heroin at a local high school.
ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) — An Elgin man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a young child at a relative’s home.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s mayoral candidates are debating finances and education, along with one of the city’s winter street parking traditions.