West Nile Virus activity isn’t as high as it has been in past years, but it’s still pretty close to the area.
CHICAGO (AP) — Customs officers seized a cache of jewelry from an alleged smuggler worth nearly $700,000 at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.
JOY, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture said this week that most of Illinois’ corn crop is in great shape. But some farmers in western and central Illinois suffered extensive damage from storms on Monday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago has received a bill of nearly $1 million for its ultimately unsuccessful effort to keep guns out of the city.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — The father of a 15-year-old southern Illinois boy who killed himself last year accuses the school district in a lawsuit of not stopping the child from being bullied.
Carrol A. Reuter, age 75, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 12:05 P.M. on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at her home.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jhonny Peralta hit a two-run homer among his two hits and Carlos Martinez earned his second win as a starter, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the reeling San Francisco Giants 7-2 on Thursday.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has approved an expansion of a program that assists military families in Illinois during conflicts or wars.