For some, it’s probably a distant memory. For others, it’s as fresh as it was 12 years ago when the announcement was first made, then two years after that when reality set in. For others still, they may not know that there was an employer bigger than the railroad in Galesburg ten years ago.
The body of 28-year-old Teresa Jo Withers of Galesburg was discovered last week in a remote area of Sweetwater County, Wyoming.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ gubernatorial campaigns took jabs at each other on business and hiring Monday, with Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn’s running mate accusing Republican businessman Bruce Rauner of profiting “from fraud” and Rauner calling hiring under Quinn’s Department of Transportation a “scam.”
GIRARD, Ill. (AP) — About 60 middle school students were sent to Springfield-area hospitals Monday when they became ill due to a suspected carbon monoxide leak, school district and fire officials said.
DUNLAP, Ill. (AP) — A group of cricket enthusiasts is helping immigrants from India feel more at home in central Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — Patrol officers early Monday found the front windows shattered at the high-end Moncler store in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood and several racks of coats stolen.