SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Democrats in the Illinois Legislature are expected to advance a 2016 budget proposal on Tuesday that Republicans are criticizing as unbalanced.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago officials say they’ll now know within hours whether water is safe for swimming at several city beaches.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State University plans a nearly $33 million renovation of the campus’ Bone Student Center.
KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP) — The police department in Kankakee has organized a 13-member volunteer Kankakee River emergency response team.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A new survey suggests Illinois may soon face a shortage of registered nurses as more and more baby boomers retire.
STATE PARK PLACE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois judge has ordered a new trial for a man whose first-degree murder conviction was overturned because of actions the victim’s family took during his trial.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Peach orchard owners in southern Illinois say they’re worried about brown marmorated stink bugs this season.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Swimming season is starting in Illinois and the state has been licensing public pools and beaches.
CHICAGO (AP) — Police are asking the public for information that helps them find the driver of a car that struck and killed a 5-year-old girl on Chicago’s southwest side.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A waterpark in southern Illinois is being run with energy from nearly 700 solar panels starting this summer.