LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears top executives say they back Commissioner Roger Goodell and support an independent investigation into the NFL’s handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence case.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — If ever the Chicago Bears needed Jay Cutler to be a stabilizing force, this would seem to be the time.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A traveling wall honoring more than 58,000 military personnel who died in the Vietnam War arrived in Carbondale this week.
The Knox County Regional Office of Education tried to weigh in on the school year calendar for the Galesburg School District.
ROODHOUSE, Ill. (AP) — A 19-year-old man cutting down trees in a rural area in western Illinois was killed when he was struck by a falling tree, authorities said.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois lawmakers on Thursday pushed for a hike in traffic and other fines to raise money for police body cameras and dashboard cameras in the wake of the fatal shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old by an officer in Ferguson, Missouri.
Barbara J. Guild, 80, of Alpha, Illinois, died Tuesday, September 8, 2014 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice in Bettendorf.
Michael J. Bangert, 66, of Galesburg died at 6:48 pm Monday, September 8, 2014 in Galesburg Cottage Hospital with his loving family by his side.