Three of the four Republican candidates for Governor will talk primarily about the economy tonight during a debate at the University of Illinois. Republicans Kirk Dillard, Dan Rutherford, and Bill Brady will meet at the I Hotel and Conference Center in Urbana. Only businessman Bruce Rauner has so far declined to attend. Nevertheless, you can hear live coverage of tonight’s WHBF-TV-televised debate at 7pm on WGIL and WGIL.com.
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URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A student cheering group at the University of Illinois has pledged $1 million to help renovate the school’s sports arena.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A group supervisor at a southwestern Illinois home for people with developmental disabilities is accused of slapping two residents and pouring water on one of them.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Nearly 200 Illinois fire departments will share $4 million in state grant money to help them purchase first-responder equipment.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois State Police officials say the first concealed carry licenses are being mailed.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois lawmaker wants communities around the state to be able install speed cameras, which are only allowed in Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP) — An official in Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration says a national search is underway to find the next head of the Department of Children and Family Services.
ANTIOCH, Ill. (AP) — The death of a 10-year-old suburban Chicago boy in a tubing accident has spurred legislation in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The director of the state’s child welfare agency who pleaded guilty to stealing money from clients of a Chicago social-service agency 20 years ago has resigned from his post.