COUNTRYSIDE, Ill. (AP) — Late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka has been remembered as a tough, honest leader with a signature sense of humor.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ governor-elect says he may have to rent a house or condo while the governor’s mansion is being fixed up.
CHICAGO (AP) — When it comes to prospects of getting a white Christmas in Illinois, a weather expert says the best bet might be for the folks of northern Illinois.
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — A former Illinois lawmaker who traded in child pornography has registered as a sex offender.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A Missouri man faces up to 15 years in federal prison after being convicted of sending threatening letters while he was a prison inmate.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Avid southwestern Illinois trapper Ken Staley for years has craved catching a more exotic prey: bobcats. And soon, he may get his chance.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois governors have filled 16 vacancies in statewide offices since 1848. None is as unusual as the one left this week by the death of Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka.