Illinois News

Bill would give rural Illinois schools high-speed internet

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A proposed bill would give more than 90,000 students across 100 districts in rural Illinois access to high-speed internet. In Springfield, The State Journal-Register reports that Democratic Sen. Andy Manar of Bunker Hill, Republican Sen. Sam…

One man dead after truck crashed into tree

PULASKI COUNTY, IL - One man is dead after his car ran off the road. Illinois State Police say Larry Nicholson, 60 of Tamms, IL was driving west on Normandy Road in a 2004 Nissan Titan pickup truck. Around 4:21…