SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State officials say the deadline to submit applications for the “Governor’s Hometown Awards” competition is approaching.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The two candidates running for the job of state comptroller differ on a big issue hovering over the office. That’s whether to eliminate the post by merging it with the treasurer’s office.
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Harnesses and other safety equipment are being credited with saving the lives of two men who found themselves stranded in a bucket lift 120 feet in the air in northwestern Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A subsidiary of Sony Corporation that focuses on biotechnology is closing its operations on the University of Illinois campus and moving to California.
DU QUOIN, Ill. (AP) — Organizers of the approaching state fair in southern Illinois’ Du Quoin say grandstand ticket sales for this year’s festival are well ahead of expectations.
BELVIDERE, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to delivering cocaine to a police informant near a church.
The bids for road salt went out, but the City of Monmouth was left without a supplier.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A western Illinois judge has postponed a preliminary hearing for a Rock Island man charged in the slaying of his former girlfriend.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Peoria’s 104-year-old Lincoln Library has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places.