Both the local unemployment rate and the number of people in the local workforce are both looking positive.
Knoxville Superintendent Steve Wilder went over the amended budget with the board of education during last night’s meeting.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle has visited the state Capitol in Springfield to lobby for pension reform.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–Environmental groups have sued the Army Corps of Engineers over the agency’s use of man-made structures meant to keep the Mississippi River navigable.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–A renewed effort to tax the state’s millionaires has advanced in the Illinois Legislature.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The Illinois Supreme Court has declared that state’s attorneys are government officials subject to state public-records law.
CHICAGO (AP) –A defrocked Catholic priest and convicted child molester has been denied bond after being arrested for a sex crime that authorities say occurred in 2005.
It’s a big day in track and field for the Galesburg High School Silver Streaks boys and girls. The GHS girls are in Charleston for the opening day of the state track meet at Eastern Illinois University.