A Galesburg man won’t have to spend much more time in jail after pleading guilty to a lesser charge in an armed robbery incident that happened roughly ten months ago.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The governing board of southwestern Illinois’ Madison County has agreed to pay $42,500 to resolve a federal sexual harassment lawsuit against a former sheriff.
A woman from Mexico who was one of two women arrested a month ago when drugs were found in their possession while on an Amtrak train has pleaded not guilty.
CHICAGO (AP) — Two suburban Chicago men have been cleared of charges in connection with a flood at a high-rise hotel that caused hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of damage.
CHICAGO (AP) — Nearly 287,000 Illinois residents have signed up for private coverage under President Barack Obama’s health care law. The enrollment surpasses last year numbers, when about 217,000 Illinoisans signed up.
DIXON, Ill. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered about $90,000 in retirement fund reimbursements owed to former Dixon comptroller Rita Crundwell be handed over to the court.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Board of Education is asking lawmakers to provide an additional $730 million in fiscal year 2016 for pre-kindergarten through 12th grade funding.
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — February will be the final month for school groups to visit the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield free of charge.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Quincy public school officials will replace aging metal detectors, upgrade surveillance cameras and create a system for monitoring visitors with an $116,310 state grant.