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.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago Transit Authority Blue Line train has derailed on the city’s West Side, disrupting service to the western suburbs.
A company contracted to remove infected Ash trees in Galesburg is now prevented from doing business for the City over a period.
CHICAGO (AP) — The faculty union at the University of Illinois-Chicago says its members have voted to go ahead with a second strike if negotiations with the university fail to yield an agreement.