WATERMAN, Ill. (AP)–The harsh winter has led to heavy losses among hives of honeybees in northern Illinois.
BENTON, Ill. (AP)–A southern Illinois man allegedly involved in a deadly bank robbery attempt is to appear in federal court.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP)–This week will be the first time in nearly 160 years that there won’t be a Macon County Fair.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP)–A southwestern Illinois man is jailed on $500,000 bond and is accused of trying to kill a woman by throwing gasoline onto her and igniting it.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP)–A southwestern Illinois trial is underway for an East St. Louis man accused of stabbing his nephew to death during a Fourth of July party last year.
HARVEY, Ill. (AP)–The Chicago suburb of Harvey has voted to name its community center after late poet Maya Angelou.
CHICAGO (AP)–Jurors at Illinois state Rep. Derrick Smith’s bribery trial are set to resume deliberations.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP)–U.S. lawmakers from Illinois and Iowa say the Rock Island Arsenal will receive $110 million to help it adapt and compete for new work.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation allowing the state to spend an additional $1.8 billion in the current budget year.
While several esteemed individuals were recognized during Saturday’s Knox College Commencement ceremony, the students also had their chance.