Juliana L. Pittman Volk, 90, of Gurnee, Ill., formerly of Monmouth and Roseville, passed away on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, in Gurnee, Illinois.
Freeda M. Bonnett, 87, of Galesburg, IL, formerly of New Windsor, died Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at Jersey Ridge Place in Davenport, Iowa.
Willie Ethel Watson, 74, of Galesburg, went to be with the Lord at 6:45 a.m. on December 1, 2014 in Galesburg.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Senate has approved legislation to name a federal veterans’ facility in Galesburg after late U.S. Rep. Lane Evans of Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois is mailing information on President Barack Obama’s health care law to more than 53,000 homes this week as the campaign reaches into rural areas and small cities.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner plans to spend the day in Washington.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Navy officials say a 20-year-old recruit has died following a training event at a Chicago-area naval station.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a Rockford man has died after a train collided with a semitrailer in rural Winnebago County.