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  • Rauner keeps up push for Illinois term limits

    CHICAGO (AP) – Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner kept up his drumbeat for Illinois ter ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • DeKalb schools warn about texting and driving

    DEKALB (AP) – Jacob Alvarez knows he’ll be tempted to text and drive as soon as he gets his license ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Village prepares to feed hungry Bears, fans during training camp

    BOURBONNAIS (AP) – You might not think local businesses would be happy about the prospect of hulking ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • New CEO named for U of I hospital

    CHICAGO (AP) – A senior adviser to University of Illinois President Robert Easter has been named CEO ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Man gets 65 years in prison for killing

    EDWARDSVILLE (AP) – One of two men accused of killing a southwestern Illinois woman and dismembering ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Husband convicted in wife’s murder

    PEORIA (AP) – A former Baptist missionary accused of shooting his wife to death on Valentine’s Day o ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Police report five dead in accidents

    ELWOOD (AP) – Illinois State Police is reporting five people were killed in accidents involving truc ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Examining the economy of matrimony

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Ahead of their October wedding, Matt and Crystle Mariani cut back on date nights and ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Quinn, Rauner both key on jobs claims

    CHAMPAIGN (AP) – Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican rival Bruce Rauner have both sought to use t ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • No arrests yet in Friday’s slaying of 11-year-old girl

    CHICAGO (AP) – The mother of an 11-year-old girl who was killed by a stray bullet fired into her fri ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Tips for finding bargains in other people’s garages

    JOLIET (AP) – Jacki McHale looked at the fabric lying at the end of a Joliet driveway and thought, “ ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Quinn OKs cannabis use for minors with epilepsy

    CHICAGO (AP) – Minors with epilepsy would be allowed to use medical marijuana under a measure Illino ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Town might ban single-wide trailers

    WEST FRANKFORT (AP) – West Frankfort Mayor Tom Jordan told WSIL-TV that the 8,200-resident Franklin ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Bond set for driver in quarry crash

    WHEATON (AP) – Bond has been set at $250,000 for a 21-year-old Geneva man whose car plunged into a w ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
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