LINDENHURST, Ill. (AP) — Police say a machine gun bullet that exploded after it was lit with a blow torch injured a military reservist, his sister and parents in northern Illinois.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — About a dozen Illinois National Guard soldiers from Camp Lincoln are headed to Afghanistan to help with the withdrawal of U.S. troops.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Another Illinois National Guard team is deploying to Afghanistan to help NATO forces from Poland.
EAST PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A memorial street sign has been dedicated to a fallen East Peoria soldier.
MOKENA, Ill. (AP) — Part of a road southwest of Chicago has been named after a soldier killed in Afghanistan earlier this year.
ORLAND PARK, Ill. (AP) — A funeral is planned in suburban Chicago for a 19-year-old Mokena soldier who was killed in Afghanistan.
ORLAND PARK, Ill. (AP) — The visitation is planned in suburban Chicago for a 19-year-old Mokena soldier killed in Afghanistan.
MOKENA, Ill. (AP)–Dozens of cars and motorcycles decked with American flags are taking part in a procession to accompany the remains of an Illinois soldier killed in Afghanistan back to his hometown.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Air Force captain will lace up her running shoes this week for a charity 5K in Springfield.