CHICAGO (AP)–The archbishop of Chicago is making a public appearance to talk about the canonizations later this month of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP)–There’s a new commander for two southwestern Illinois State Police districts that encompass 10 counties.
LYONS, Ill. (AP)–A police union says suburban Chicago village officials have laid off about 30 percent of the community’s police force.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP)–A southwestern Illinois attorney and former candidate for the St. Clair County board is accused of marijuana charges in two counties.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–Authorities say restored daily passenger rail service between Rockford and Chicago could begin operating next year.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois lawmakers voted down a bill banning so-called conversion therapy aimed at changing the sexual orientation of gay young people.
UTICA, Ill. (AP)–Residents in north-central Illinois are preparing for the tenth anniversary of a tornado that swept through the village of Utica, killing eight people.
Galesburg native Julie Lindstrom worked on the set of “Draft Day”. We had the chance to chat with her about her experience on the WGIL Morning news.
Julie is a graduate of Galesburg High School, Knox College and graduate school at Northwestern University. She has done electrical work on numerous movie sets including her role as Best Boy Electric for the new Kevin Costner movie “Draft Day”.
The Knox County Health Department agreed to submit a grant application they hope will allow them to provide additional services.