SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $2 million from the bank where she worked as head teller.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Illinois Department of Transportation says two bridges over the Mississippi River at St. Louis have reopened after being struck by a barge trying to navigate the rain-swollen river.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk is demanding criminal background checks on the unaccompanied children that have crossed the U.S. border with Mexico.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A man in the Mississippi River city of Quincy has been ordered jailed in lieu of $1 million bond on charges he slashed the throat of another man.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago plans to upgrade wireless service to 4G in its subways and other underground transit facilities.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Coast Guard has closed down a stretch of the Mississippi River near St. Louis to recreational boats because of the waterway’s high levels.
Marilyn Rose Spencer, age 74 of East Galesburg, Illinois died at 8:45 A.M. on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg.
The “We Choose Health Grant” will soon be coming to an end for the Knox County Health Department.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The central Illinois city of Bloomington is still rewriting its taxi and shuttle bus regulations after a judge ruled them unconstitutional last year.