SAVOY, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois festival has been canceled after failing to generate enough interest or revenue.
BATAVIA, Ill. (AP) — American white pelicans are stopping over at a Kane County forest preserve for the 15th year as they migrate northward.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — The chairman of the Illinois Board of Education is challenging the East St. Louis community to volunteer for a program designed to improve students’ reading skills.
CENTRALIA, Ill. (AP) — A second resident’s death is under investigation at a southern Illinois home for adults with developmental disabilities, less than one week after another death there led to a state police inquiry.
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) — Thousands of southern Illinois steel workers who are expected to lose their jobs soon could benefit from training and counselling to get them back to work.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — Unresolved building code violations mean there won’t be a grandstand at this year’s DuPage County Fair.
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois Army National Guard soldier and his cousin are scheduled for arraignment on charges they plotted terrorist attacks in a conspiracy to provide material support to the Islamic State group.
PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — Authorities are seeking the public’s help in identifying a girl who was found near a forest preserve in Prospect Heights.
CHICAGO (AP) — Election officials say the turnout in Chicago’s first mayoral runoff is expected to hover around 40 percent once all ballots are counted.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says the state’s Supreme Court is part of a “corrupt system” because of the campaign donations justices receive from attorneys who are cases before the court.