MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis police say a toddler at the center of an Amber Alert has been found safe in Illinois.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The former CEO of a suburban Chicago adoption agency is going to prison for stealing from the charity.
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — A pack of wild coyotes in Illinois has proved to be pivotal in the capture of an Iowa fugitive.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — With just 12 days left before Election Day in one of the nation’s most closely watched races for governor, Illinois officials are beginning to deal with complications from balloting procedures to how soon they can count votes.
CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis are set to meet for the first debate of the U.S. Senate race.
Farmington Central School District #265 is embarking on a $1.8 million solar power project. When completed, it will be the largest project of it’s kind in the country.
Farmington Central Schools superintendent Dr. John Asplund announced a district solar power project Monday. The $1.8 million project will be partially funded by a $1.15 million grant and partially paid by the school district. It will be the largest solar power project of it’s kind at any public school in the nation. It’s expected to pay for itself within 7 to 10 years. We talked about the project with John Asplund on the WGIL Morning News.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A key Davenport bridge that crosses the Mississippi, linking Davenport and Rock Island, Illinois, has finally reopened.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The state of Illinois says two companies that belong to the founder of the Jimmy John’s sandwich chain owe the state more than $1.4 million in taxes on a pair of corporate jets.
CHICAGO (AP) — Construction has started to restore passenger rail service between Chicago and the Quad Cities, on the Iowa state line, for the first time since 1979.