CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — There are signs that the initial rush of applications for permits to carry concealed weapons in Illinois is slowing down and the process is getting a bit easier to navigate.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A second child has died in a Quincy house fire that also killed the 3-year-old boy’s father and younger brother.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Rockford City Council members will consider changing urban chicken rules after receiving requests from residents who want to raise them and complaints from others who don’t want feathered neighbors.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The Peoria County State’s Attorney’s Office is finding new housing for a 22-year-old woman who says six women attacked her for helping the office with a case.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Fair harness races will go on Monday after nearly three dozen horses were quarantined briefly over the weekend because of concerns they may have been exposed to a virus.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ lieutenant governor candidates don’t just differ on policy issues. The Democratic former school executive and Republican councilwoman are playing contrasting roles on the campaign trail too.
J.C. Wise is an Oneida native and R.O.V.A. High School graduate. He is currently the head golf coach at Woodstock North High School and just finished a major triathlon to boot.
It’s been a productive and busy summer for a former local resident. J.C. Wise was recently inducted into the Illinois Coaches Association Golf Hall of Fame. He has also competed in numerous road races and triathlons, including the New York City Triathlon. J.C. also started an online fitness group known as the “Kinda Fit Club”, which has motivated numerous members to not only exercise but even compete in road races and triathlons. We had a chance to chat with J.C. on the WGIL Morning News.
Thomas Eugene Wisshack, 64, of Galesburg, passed away Sunday August 3, 2014 at his home.
Colette Rozynek, Long-time Galesburg Resident, Dies at 90