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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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Jordan Hooper, a Nebraska native and lone senior on the roster, scored 29 points on Senior Night as the No. 16 Cornhuskers held off Illinois 72-65 Thursday for their ninth-straight win.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is the first school in Illinois to earn the state’s “Ready to Respond” designation for campus safety and preparedness.
CHICAGO (AP) — Former Illini track and field athlete Aja Evans has won a bronze medal in the two-man bobsled at the Sochi Olympics.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A survey finds that Illinois leads the nation in the amount “green” building space it has.