MILLEDGEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A fertilizer company is set to break ground in the as-yet unused business park in the village of Milledgeville.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Illinois Democratic Congressman Luis Gutierrez says he will comply with a proposal made by President Barack Obama and pay overtime to members of his staff.
CHICAGO (AP) — Another bond rating service has lowered the Chicago Board of Education’s investment grade rating to junk status.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Public Health says the state has 73 known mumps cases right now and more than two-thirds are in Champaign County.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A 38-year-old Kankakee man has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for growing marijuana plants with the intent to distribute them.
CHICAGO (AP) – A prosecutor says a man being tried for allegedly killing a Chicago police officer in 2010 hated police and surprised the officer as he changed out of his uniform and placed his duty belt down.
CASEYVILLE, Ill. (AP) – Several dogs thought to have died in a southern Illinois house explosion caused by a suspected natural gas leak have been rescued from the rubble.
CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois tourism officials say the state saw a 3.5 percent increase in visitors during 2014.