ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 22-year-old man has been charged in the Rockford shooting deaths of four people, including two young children.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in southern Illinois say a man and his 13-year-old grandson are dead after a boating incident on Rend Lake.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A Quincy native who lives in Texas has been honored as the 10,000th outbound passenger from Quincy Regional Airport this year.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in Iowa City have arrested a man in connection to a homicide in Chicago.
GENEVA, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say they’re investigating the death of a 74-year-old man whose body was found face down in a creek on a suburban Chicago golf course.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s police chief has touted end-of-year data showing numbers of murders are down from last year.
It would be easy to say the Galesburg Teachers Strike was WGIL’s Top Local Story of 2014. But, that’s not the only major issue the district had to confront this year, or is confronting.