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  • Feb. 19, 1942: An infamous day for Japanese Americans

    He’s 94 years old and still clearly remembers. Tokuji Yoshihashi remembers Japan’s 1941 attack on P ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Defense Secretary: Media is not the ‘enemy of the American people’

    Defense Secretary Mattis breaks with Trump on declaring that media are ‘enemy of the American people’
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Outgoing election official tells Trump: Make big money's influence smaller

    WASHINGTON – A Democratic member of the U.S. Federal Election Commission said she will resign and ca ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Support groups, clubs and services

    Tuesday, Feb. 21Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planni ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:34 pm
  • Assault reports prompt UI police to issue letter

    URBANA (AP) — Police at the University of Illinois campus in Urbana-Champaign have issued a letter a ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Boston bombing victim helps Illinois man get prosthetic leg

    CHICAGO (AP) – A 19-year-old man who lost his legs in a car accident last year has received a new pa ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • Jane Lynch receives honorary degree from Illinois State

    NORMAL (AP) — Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actress Jane Lynch has received an honorary doctoral deg ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • From abortion icon to abortion opponent, 'Jane Roe' dies

    DALLAS (AP) – Norma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the pseudonym “Jane Roe” led to the U.S. S ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Hospitals get ready for battle over immgration

    WASHINGTON – Hospital systems throughout the United States are lining up lawyers to fight President ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:25 pm
  • DHS guidelines reveal vigorous deportation efforts

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Homeland Security Department has drafted sweeping new guidelines aimed at aggr ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:23 pm
  • Illinois schools short on cash, and hope

    The state’s nearly 2-year budget impasse continues to hurt schools’ bottom lines despite the promise ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • Couple seeks to open metals recycling business in rural Morrison

    A Morrison couple is asking Whiteside County to rezone a plot of land on Smit Road so they can open another metal recycling business.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • LEARN AND LIVE: Let's nerd it up at the CEO trivia contest March 3

    The CEO class is hosting a steak dinner and trivia contest, and our education reporter recommends groups sing up.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:49 pm
  • Stacking the deck in kids’ favor

    DIXON – With a push for STEM development in children, experts are constantly coming up with new research and new methods to find better ways to enhanc ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:46 pm
  • Members receive awards at Oregon Lions Club meeting

    Oregon Lions District 1-D Gov. Pam Graney (left) attended the Feb. 9 Oregon Lions club meeting. She inducted two new members, Phyllis and Duane Herrma ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 7:41 am
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