PITTSFIELD, Ill. (AP)– A western Illinois hospital is asking state regulators for authorization to open a psychiatric unit for older patients.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk wants the metropolitan Chicago area to take on the fight against heroin.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Records show that Illinois police departments in suburban St. Louis spent about $120,000 on overtime and riot protection gear in response to riots in Ferguson, Missouri.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Four people, including two young boys, who were found shot to death in Rockford are to be remembered at a memorial service.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Records show the recovery rate for stolen guns in Springfield is far lower than the national average.
TAYLORVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A rural central Illinois county is combining police forces to form a major crimes unit.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities say a car crash has injured two Chicago police officers and another person.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Truancy reports have significantly escalated in two southern Illinois counties — in part because there are more people handling school-skippers.