Posts Tagged ‘Illinois’
CHATHAM, Ill. (AP) — A class of fourth-graders in central Illinois was learning about state symbols when students stumbled upon a puzzling question: Why does Illinois have a state fruit but no state vegetable?
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois man has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison after selling a pond-clearing solution that included a pesticide not intended to be applied to water.
CHICAGO (AP) — The severe cold blanketing the Great Lakes could result in another cool spring in northeastern Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Faced with Gov. Bruce Rauner’s surprise plan to cut their state funding by almost a third, Illinois’ public universities are preparing to argue such drastic reductions would be a mistake while also mulling what to do if they’re enacted.
CHICAGO (AP) — A key government leader in Illinois’ health insurance enrollment efforts over the past two years has resigned.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The controversy over the Jackie Robinson West Little League national championship has reached the Illinois statehouse.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois state senator who previously apologized for inflammatory comments has compared Gov. Bruce Rauner to an Islamic State “warrior” following the Republican’s budget address.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner wants to cut spending on Medicaid by $1.5 billion next year.