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…
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has issued a ban on legislators financially benefiting from state property-tax appeals.
The Illinois Supreme Court has again upheld the murder conviction of former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the 2004 drowning death of his third wife.
Illinois education administrators are seeking to double the amount of money public schools get in the coming year.
Two cars crashed on Illinois Route 15 at Liberty Church Road Thursday morning.
Illinois public health officials are reporting a second case of measles in a person who was at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.
A judge has ordered the state of Illinois to expand the qualifying conditions for medical marijuana use to include intractable pain.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation to change the climate for women in the state's prisons.
The crash happened just south of Mt. Vernon.
State health officials are advising anyone who was at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport last Wednesday and hasn't been vaccinated for measles to get tested for the highly contagious disease.
The Rend Lake Dam and Spillway Bridge will be closed to all through traffic beginning Tuesday, January 16 at 7:00 a.m. and is tentatively scheduled to reopen in early February.
SPRINGFIELD – On January 10, 2018, a passenger on an international flight with a confirmed case of measles arrived in Terminal 5 at Chicago O’Hare International Airport and departed on a domestic flight from Terminal 1. The passenger, who was…
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…
The Carbondale Police Department says Haley Monaco has been found unharmed.
The Illinois State Board of Education says Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of legislation related to a revamped education-funding formula could cause "disruption" for school districts.
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The Illinois attorney general's office has told a federal court it will allow a school district to administer medical marijuana to an 11-year-old leukemia patient to treat her for seizure disorders.
Illinois Department of Transportation spokesperson Keith Miley gave us an update this morning on road conditions in southern Illinois.
The roads may slick out, but so far this winter storm is not having a major impact on electricity.
Sheriff's dispatch in McCracken County, Kentucky says the U.S. 45 Ohio River Bridge, also known as the Brookport Bridge, is closed due to winter weather.
The parents of an Illinois elementary school student are suing their school district and the state for the right to use medical marijuana at school.
A breastfeeding support group that has been meeting in Paducah will soon be meeting at a second location.
Illinois State Police say Route 45 at Route 169 is back open.
Most state legislatures are looking to revamp their sexual harassment and misconduct policies.