CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — A bur oak tree on the Eastern Illinois University campus that could be as old as 300 years is coming down after part of it broke away.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ Department of Aging is hosting a number of activities for seniors and their families at the State Fair in Springfield.
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials of the Federal Aviation Administration say charges won’t be filed against a man who used an unmanned aircraft to transmit videos of the Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago’s Grant Park.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Republican candidate for Illinois lieutenant governor asked a state official if he knew of any jobs in the agency where he worked and made a joke suggesting the state’s capital city lacks sophistication.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois posted applications for patients and caregivers in the new medical marijuana program, but doesn’t want any submitted until Sept. 2.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Scott County judge has ruled that a man given a life sentence for his role in the 1993 killing of a teenager will remain imprisoned.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The nation’s corn and soybean farmers are on track to produce record crops this year as a mild summer has provided optimum growing conditions.