ALLERTON, Ill. (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources says it is nearing a decision on a mining permit sought by an Indiana company that wants to build a new coal mine in eastern Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has announced several appointments at three Illinois colleges.
NEW LENOX, Ill. (AP) — Firefighters in the Illinois village of New Lenox have some new equipment that may help them save the lives of pets suffering from smoke inhalation.
EFFINGHAM, Ill. (AP) — Effingham soon will get charging stations from electric car manufacturer Tesla.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Tollway wants to become a testing ground for wireless technology that transmits warnings about road conditions from vehicle to vehicle.
A number of participants will brave the snow and cold this weekend by jumping in for a cause.
The GHS Silver Streaks Boys Basketball team beat the United Township Panthers 67-64 for the final game of the regular season after going into overtime. This makes the Streaks 24-7 for the season and second place in the Western Big 6 Conference with a record of 7-3 to finish while the Panthers fall to 14-12 for their season and 3-7 in the conference. The Streaks will be playing again next on Tuesday night to begin regional championship play at Canton. The opponent will be either Limestone or Canton. You can catch all of the action with a play by play from Brad Bennewitz and Jim Lee on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.
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WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Health officials in Lake County say people who visited a particular home-improvement store on Feb. 15 may have been exposed to the measles virus.