Partly Cloudy
59°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

State

  • Lake County expands opioid addiction treatment services

    WAUKEGAN (AP) – Lake County is doubling the capacity of a medication-assisted treatment program for ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Money donated in bid to make Illinois site national park

    COLLINSVILLE (AP) – Officials in southwestern Illinois are putting more money into a bid to make an ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Pet owners urged to protect pets during July 4 celebrations

    CHICAGO (AP) – A reminder to pet owners: The Independence Day weekend might be fun for you but it ca ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:23 pm
  • Illinois governor, lawmakers nearing budget deal

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats in the General Assembly are nearing agre ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:03 pm
  • Illinois’ share of multistate VW settlement nearly $29M

    CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois’ share of a multistate settlement with Volkswagen will amount to about $29 m ...
    June 29, 2016 - 1:11 am
  • Dire scenarios for Illinois in second year without budget

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – If Illinois enters a second year without a budget this week, cash will stop flowi ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Short-term budget fix for Illinois close, but not schools

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner said Monday he’s close to a compromise with Democratic ...
    June 27, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Illinois medical marijuana director resigns

    CHICAGO (AP) – An attorney appointed last year by Gov. Bruce Rauner to lead the Illinois medical mar ...
    June 27, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Illinois corrections owes city $1.2 million in utilities

    CHESTER (AP) – The Illinois Department of Corrections owes the city of Chester about $1.2 million fo ...
    June 27, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Central Illinois deputies find 5 malnourished horses

    LEROY (AP) – Authorities in central Illinois have found five malnourished horses, and one has been e ...
    June 27, 2016 - 11:29 pm
  • Economic anchor drags down boating in Illinois

    OTTAWA (AP) – Thousands of boaters are still active on Illinois waters, but their numbers have decli ...
    June 27, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Illinois State Fair competition entry deadlines nearing

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Entry deadlines are approaching for many of the competitions at the Illinois Stat ...
    June 27, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Illinois windfall from license plate late fees exceeds $5 million

    BELLEVILLE (AP) – The state of Illinois now has collected an extra $5 million in license plate renew ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Rauner signs ID law making Illinois comply with federal law

    CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois will follow stricter federal standards for state-issued ID’s under a proposal signed into law by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
    June 24, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • Survey: 1M people lost services due to Illinois budget fight

    CHICAGO (AP) – A new survey of Illinois human service providers shows nearly two-thirds have cut pro ...
    June 23, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • Illinois lawmakers to reconvene as budget deadline nears

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – The Illinois Legislature plans to reconvene next week as the state approaches a s ...
    June 23, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • Illinois insurance co-op sues feds over health law payments

    CHICAGO (AP) – A struggling Illinois health insurance co-op is suing the federal government, claimin ...
    June 23, 2016 - 10:28 pm
  • National video



    Reader Poll

    Do you plan to attend a Fourth of July fireworks show this year?
    Yes
    No
    Not sure
    No opinion