BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. (AP) — A prosecutor has determined police officers in the Chicago suburb of Bloomingdale were justified in the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man. DuPage County State’s Attorney
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. (AP) — A prosecutor has determined police officers in the Chicago suburb of Bloomingdale were justified in the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding
ROCKTON, Ill. (AP) — The body of a 42-year-old motorcyclist has been found deep in a northeastern Illinois field several days after he apparently crashed.
CAIRO, Ill. (AP) — The Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and the Southern Seven Health Department are working to expand HIV prevention drug services
MOMENCE, Ill. (AP) — The body of a dog has been found about 50 yards downstream from the spot where a boat carrying the pet
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Ohio River is set to get a scrubbing this weekend. The West Virginia environmental department has announced that the 31st
KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for causing a woman’s death in an alcohol-related snowmobile accident.
DUQUOIN, Ill. (AP) — Main Street and the loop road around the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds will be resurfaced this summer. State officials announced Wednesday that
EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued 17 people and three dogs from floodwaters in Alexander County in southern
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Pope Francis has positioned for sainthood a former slave and the first known black Roman Catholic priest in America. The pontiff
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri man who used fake nurse credentials to get jobs at three health care facilities has been sentenced to nearly
PHOENIX (AP) — An 81-year-old man with a decades-long criminal record for stealing from banks says he robbed a Tucson credit union after his release
MUNDELEIN, Ill. (AP) — Police say a vehicle struck and killed 19 Canada geese in Lake County. Mundelein police say they’re looking for the driver
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed a bill to expand abortion protections in Illinois, a move that comes while some Republican-led states try
RAPATEE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 77-year-old woman and her 51-year-old son died in an explosion that destroyed a house in western Illinois. The
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A major downtown development project will begin this year in Rockford, bringing more loft apartments and retail spaces to the city.
According to Giving U.S.A., Americans gave less to charity in 2018 than the previous year. Americans gave less to charity in 2018.
The bills approved with bipartisan support focus on efforts to prevent homelessness, get the homeless into more stable housing and bolster grants for homeless shelters.
A group of teenagers are working together to help others throughout Rockford.