METAMORA, Ill. (AP) — A courthouse where Abraham Lincoln handled dozens of cases is the site of an exhibit of memorabilia ranging from wooden figurines to a bobblehead doll of the nation’s 16th president.
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LINCOLN, Ill. (AP) — Much of central Illinois was spared the brunt of the blizzard that struck the northern part of the state.
CHICAGO (AP) — Schools closed and warming shelters opened in Illinois as bitterly cold subzero temperatures moved into the state.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Police in central Illinois have announced instances in which high-quality counterfeit $100 bills have surfaced.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A documentary project about Abraham Lincoln has scanned two previously unknown papers from the former president for its collection.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — There are plans to build a tourism center in McLean County focusing on the area’s Route 66 history and Abraham Lincoln heritage.