Illinois News

Your best protection during a fire

Don't let cold temperatures fool you, the risk for a home fire is real. According to the National Fire Protection Association, more home fires happen during winter than any other season.

Carbondale leaders stand by their decision to re-brand

What do you think of the city of Carbondale's new brand? It's only been a few weeks since they released it and many of you have taken to social media to voice your opinions, especially criticizing the price of the project.

Illinois court deems parts of state DUI law unconstitutional

A major ruling by an Illinois appeals court declares part of a state law on DUI tests unconstitutional and reverses the first-degree murder conviction of a man accused of fatally striking a mother and injuring her 6-year-old son in Chicago in 2009.

Perry County Deputy Sheriff found dead

JACKSON COUNTY, IL. - At 2:51 A.M. on December 24, Jackson County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call at a rural residence. Deputies found the body of 33-year-old Joshua Harsy, an off-duty Perry County Deputy Sheriff. Jackson County Sheriff's…