A man from central Illinois is pleading not guilty in Knox County to charges accusing him of having some expensive drugs on him when he got off an Amtrak train almost a month ago.
With the start of the new school year there comes many new changes, students start new grades; and for the ROWVA School District, they start a new chapter with a new Superintendent.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Rev. Jesse Jackson are among the dignitaries celebrating the success of Chicago’s Little League national champions with a rally and parade.
CHICAGO (AP) — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis is pushing U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin to participate in more debates by releasing emails detailing campaign negotiations over venues.
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) — Investigators are still trying to determine how a live mortar shell ended up at a recycling plant in southwestern Illinois where it exploded and killed two people this week.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ candidates for governor and U.S. Senate are expected to outline their views on agricultural issues at a forum later in the day.
CHICAGO (AP) — Two Chicago men are suing a taxi company after they say a driver kicked them out of a cab for a short kiss.
PONTIAC, Ill. (AP) — A South Carolina man has pleaded guilty in a vehicle crash that killed an on-duty Pontiac officer and his police dog last year.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County authorities have charged a Chicago man with hitting his 80-year-old neighbor with a board during an argument over fishing tackle and $8.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Police has a new forensics laboratory to help solve crimes.