SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Attendance at this year’s Illinois State Fair is down about 9 percent from last year during a week of frequent rain.
ELDORADO, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois business has contained an oil tank fire started by a lightning strike.
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials canceled the Chicago Air and Water Show Sunday because of poor visibility.
TROY, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois woman is facing charges after allegedly trying to scam people for money by falsely claiming she and her son had cancer.
Traffic flow may be helped with a plan to allow right turns on red lights on a portion of East Main Street in Galesburg.
CHICAGO (AP) — Bystanders rescued a 93-year-old retired priest after his wheelchair rolled into Lake Michigan on Saturday afternoon.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Officials say a jet-repair and maintenance center will open in early 2016 at the Chicago Rockford International Airport, employing about 500 people.