WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP)–The Washington fire chief who won state and national awards for his response to a 2013 tornado has announced his resignation.
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MURPHYSBORO, Ill. (AP) — Four Illinois Department of Human Services employees have rescued a woman from a house fire in Murphysboro.
INA, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say an elderly couple died in a house explosion in the southern Illinois town of Ina.
SOUTH ROXANA, Ill. (AP) — The chief of a Southern Illinois fire protection district says new equipment recently donated to the department may have helped save four dogs that died in a house fire last year.
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — Federal officials say they’ve restored full air traffic operations at a suburban Chicago control center that was damaged in a deliberately set fire more than two weeks ago.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for setting a fire at her nursing home after pleading guilty against her attorney’s advice.
ROYALTON, Ill. (AP) — Members of a southern Illinois congregation have a new place of worship more than a year after their 89-year-old church was destroyed in a fire.
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — The head of the Federal Aviation Administration and lawmakers say they were shocked by the extent of damage to telecommunications equipment at a sabotaged Chicago-area air traffic facility.
CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to setting a house fire last year in southwestern Illinois that killed four children has been sentenced to 53 years in prison.