MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Harnesses and other safety equipment are being credited with saving the lives of two men who found themselves stranded in a bucket lift 120 feet in the air in northwestern Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A subsidiary of Sony Corporation that focuses on biotechnology is closing its operations on the University of Illinois campus and moving to California.
DU QUOIN, Ill. (AP) — Organizers of the approaching state fair in southern Illinois’ Du Quoin say grandstand ticket sales for this year’s festival are well ahead of expectations.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Sangamon County and Springfield authorities say they’re investigating reports of customers using counterfeit money at local businesses.
BELVIDERE, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to delivering cocaine to a police informant near a church.
MURPHYSBORO, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man has been ordered to spend a dozen years in prison for his role in robbing a Carbondale credit union.
BELVIDERE, Ill. (AP) — A driver’s license office in the northern Illinois city of Belvidere soon may be bounced because the agency hasn’t paid the rent for the past year and a month.
ROCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — Police say human remains found inside a shed in Rochester are those of a 43-year-old woman from Decatur.