CHICAGO (AP) — A new study says people who are caught with small amounts of marijuana in Chicago are most often arrested despite an ordinance that allows officers to write tickets and send offenders on their way.
PITTSFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A western Illinois sheriff is facing a felony misconduct charge for a 2012 death investigation of a woman who overdosed on heroin.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A former top aide to Gov. Pat Quinn is now a lobbyist whose clients include a group representing casino owners and a company hoping to get into the medical marijuana business.
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Residents in the central Illinois town of Washington are taking stock of how far they’ve come since a tornado devastated their community six months ago — and of how far they still have to go.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan’s proposal to change the way the state gives tax breaks to companies has been met with dismay in the state’s business community — along with questions about what effect the plan would actually have.
Sarah L. Fell, age 90, of Alpha, IL, died Friday may 16, 2014 at the Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville, Illinois.
A number of area baseball and softball games were cancelled yesterday due to wet field conditions after days of rain, but the weather didn’t stop the Galesburg High School Softball team from dominating Pekin.