Sandra L. Erlandson, 74, of Woodhull, Illinois, died Friday, June 20, 2014 at Seminary Manor in Galesburg. Services are 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home in Woodhull.
The July fourth weekend is usually spent with friends and family barbecuing, attending festivals and watching fireworks.
COUNTRYSIDE, Ill. (AP)–Memorial arrangements have been announced for Lisa Radogno, the daughter of Illinois Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno.
MOLINE, Ill. (AP)–Illinois fire departments are getting more help to buy new trucks.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–Private schools in Illinois will now have to conduct annual drills to prepare for potential school shootings and review their security preparations.
PALOS HILLS, Ill. (AP)–Authorities say the bodies of two boaters have been recovered in the Cal-Sag Channel in suburban Chicago after a collision late Friday. The search continues for at least one other missing boater, who is presumed dead.