CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — The Coast Guard said Thursday it was investigating what caused a towboat carrying 3,500 gallons of diesel fuel to sink in the Mississippi River near the southern Illinois city of Chester.
Four people presumably from Henderson County are in federal custody accused of making and distributing a deadly illegal drug over the last two years.
It’s that time of year, the time when you have to start thinking about the flu.
CHICAGO (AP) — A purported leader of the Traveling Vice Lords street gang was sentenced Thursday to 35 years in prison for drug trafficking, with a federal judge also factoring into her sentence that the defendant likely murdered a Chicago police officer and a woman in 2008.
GIRARD, Ill. (AP) — Classes resumed Thursday at a Springfield-area school two days after a carbon monoxide leak sickened more than 140 students and adults.
Thomas Eugene Wisshack, 64, of Galesburg, passed away Sunday August 3, 2014 at his home.
James E. Stewart, age 84, of Knoxville, Illinois died at 8:51 A.M. on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg, Illinois.
Pierre Faber, 77, of Galesburg, died at 2 p.m. Sunday, September 14, 2014 in Galesburg Cottage Hospital.
The Galesburg Silver Streaks boys golf team carries momentum into today’s Western Big 6 matchup with United Township.