ST. LOUIS (AP) — A former convict identified who authorities say is a suspect in a deadly southern Illinois bank robbery has been charged with a related weapons count.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawyers have responded to a lawsuit over the state’s pension overhaul, arguing the reforms are justified because of mounting debt and financial problems.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois House panel has approved House Speaker Michael Madigan’s plan to ask voters whether the state should increase the minimum wage to $10 an hour.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A spending plan the Illinois House has approved includes more money for schools, veterans’ homes and prisons.
A tradition at Carl Sandburg College saw hundreds of students receive both honors and their associate degrees, Thursday night.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A jury has been chosen in the trial of a man accused of killing eight people in 2008.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A state lawmaker has grilled Democratic legislators about spending money to use a state plane to fly prairie chickens to south-central Illinois from Kansas.
A company planning to bring 150 jobs to the Monmouth area has been revealed after months of waiting.
There’s not much left of the third floor of the old Farmington High School, and fire officials worked into the evening to get an early Thursday morning fire out.