BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Officials in St. Clair County want to demolish a house near Belleville that’s become a neighborhood nuisance _ as soon as they can capture dozens of feral cats living there.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lance Lynn bounced back from his worst start of the season with 6 2-3 scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals placed consecutive two-out RBI doubles just out of right fielder Giancarlo Stanton’s reach in a three-run sixth of a 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.
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.