SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Candidates in the Illinois governor’s race will be among those in Springfield to kick off the Illinois State Fair.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois woman is jailed after being accused of collecting donations on the bogus pretense that she and her son had cancer.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Just a year after they had seen the worst of the Great Recession, Illinois consumers were spending more than they were before the economic downturn.
A round of scattered, strong thunderstorms earlier this week resulted in considerable hail damage to crops in some parts of Western Illinois.
Robert J. Selfridge, Sr., 81, of Galesburg, died at 1:59 a.m. Monday, August 4, 2014 at Marigold Health Care Center.
Mrs. Jodi Lee Wignall, 57, of Galesburg went to be with her Saviour at 8:45 a.m., Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at her home.
Phyllis L. Blake, 94, of La Fayette, passed away peacefully, at the Toulon Health Care and Rehabilitation Center on August 6, 2014.
Steven Cervantez, 58, of Galesburg, died at 6:24 p.m. Saturday, August 2, 2014 in rural Marseilles following an automobile accident.
Jason Chad Maulden, 16, of Galesburg, died at 8:34 p.m. Sunday at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, following an automobile accident.