ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Demolition of the current building that houses Winnebago County’s morgue is just a few months away. However, officials there say they haven’t decided where they will set up shop temporarily to store bodies and conduct autopsies.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — More than 570,000 Illinois residents have registered to participate in an international earthquake drill on what Gov. Pat Quinn has proclaimed Great Shakeout Day.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A teachers strike will go on for another day after negotiators for teachers and Waukegan Community Unit School District No. 60 failed to reach a contract agreement.
CHICAGO (AP) — An anti-crime group wants to eradicate what it says are illegal video gambling machines at bars and other venues across Illinois.
MASCOUTAH, Ill. (AP) — An Air Force commander has upheld the seven-month confinement term of a master sergeant convicted of sexually assaulting a female he was supervising at a southwestern Illinois air base.
A former Galesburg Police officer who was convicted several years ago of felony drug charges for allegedly stealing illegal substances from evidence lockers can have his pension after all.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–Rockford officials say taxpayers are subsidizing two of its citywide waste collection programs and they want nearby municipalities to help cover the costs.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP)–Police have arrested a 23-year-old Decatur man who they say broke into his grandmother’s home and stole a $20 bill.
CHICAGO (AP)–Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has unveiled a 2015 budget that puts off until after the city’s February election how it will deal with its $20 billion pension crisis.