SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — One of a number of Illinois towns struggling with increasing pension costs wants to save money by shifting control of its fire department to a private company.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — One university of Illinois student is dead of an illness likely contracted in Brazil and another is missing in a separate incident in the country.
GIFFORD, Ill. (AP) — Every June the eastern Illinois town of Gifford holds a community celebration.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A 57-year-old Georgia man has been sentenced to nearly 23 years in federal prison for wire fraud and money laundering.
MASCOUTAH, Ill. (AP) — An Air Force base in southwestern Illinois soon will be home to two new cyber-security squadrons that will mean 320 new jobs and a $16 million investment in the site.
Pegasus Mfg. is a leading supplier of complex machined parts and assemblies to the food processing, automotive, and contract manufacturing industries.
Pegasus relocated from California to Galesburg. They are currently looking to hire qualified individuals. Ray Whitehead is the Director of Operations for Pegasus. Ray joined us on the WGIL Morning News to talk about their business and the move to Galesburg.
The core aspect of Galesburg’s annual celebration of a major local industry is…well…picking up steam, quite literally.
DIXON, Ill. (AP) — A Lee County Court judge has sentenced a convicted murderer to 90 years in prison for beating and slashing a 79-year-old fellow Amboy man nearly two years ago.