DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Erik Jones has discovered that driving the No. 51 truck isn’t nearly as easy as Kyle Busch makes it look.
Pork was on the minds of many during the opening day of the Knox County Fair.
And that was a good thing, because there was plenty of pork for people to chose from, from chops to bacon.
Employees of Knox County that aren’t represented by a union have been recommended for proportional raises.
Those employees were initially given a one percent raise – described as the figure the County initially brought to the union during this year’s negotiations.
The Knox County Raffle Ordinance has been recommended for amendments.
The County’s Finance Committee said last night they want to allow for Poker Runs – a process that was made legal by Governor Pat Quinn earlier this month.
MASCOUTAH, Ill. (AP) — A building at southwestern Illinois Air Force base will bear the name of late former U.S. Sen. Alan Dixon, if a federal lawmaker from Illinois gets his way.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are set to continue debating how to proceed with their investigation of Gov. Pat Quinn’s now-defunct anti-violence program.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency says the state’s municipal landfills have a combined life expectancy of 21 years.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A Quincy man charged with first-degree murder in the death of man whose throat he is accused of slashing has been ordered to undergo a mental fitness evaluation.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Aspiring medical marijuana growers are making deals in cities across Illinois as they prepare to compete for a limited number of cultivation permits.
CHICAGO (AP) — Train passengers will face delays on Amtrak’s busy St. Louis to Chicago route as it undergoes upgrades this summer and fall.