DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Daishon Knight scored 20 points, his third straight game of 20 or more, and Reggie Lynch added 13 with nine rebounds as Illinois State defeated Drake 64-56 on Tuesday night.
The Galesburg School Board met Tuesday night. Prior to their meeting, however, the board met in a closed session to continue the on going hiring process of a new Superintendent.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Officials at the University of Illinois say they’ve finalized a contract to start construction on the school’s solar panel project.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Springfield officials are considering a budget request to purchase body cameras for the police department.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A 26-year-old Villa Park man has been found guilty of first-degree murder for setting a fire that killed his former girlfriend.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will introduce an ordinance allowing the transfer of park district land to the city for use by an Obama presidential library.
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) — A bridge that carried travelers over the Chain of Rocks canal in Southern Illinois for 50 years has been demolished.