ALEDO, Ill. (AP) — The former treasurer of western Illinois’ Mercer County has been sentenced to four years in prison for stealing $13,000 from his county’s E911 fund.
MONTICELLO, Ill. (AP) — Dozens of high school students in central Illinois will serve as election judges at the polls this Election Day.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A teachers strike in the Chicago suburb of Waukegan continues into a third week.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A newspaper review of time cards shows that off-duty police officers hired to keep Springfield’s three high schools safe have missed a “considerable” amount of work.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Drew Hare finished 365 yards of total offense, 185 passing and 180 rushing, and three touchdowns to lead Northern Illinois to a 51-41 win over Miami (Ohio) on Saturday.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The Scott County attorney says five Davenport officers acted correctly in a shooting last month that left a man dead.