The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd says the Brookport Bridge is back open.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker has appointed a state lawmaker as director of the state's Veterans Affairs department after his first choice stepped down.
Authorities say a fired worker who killed five people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse was able to buy the gun he used because an initial background check didn't catch that he had a prior felony conviction in Mississippi.
An Illinois hotline that supports people addicted to opioids and other substances has received 10,000 calls since it was set up in late 2017.
A bill to raise Illinois’ minimum wage to $15 by 2025 needs only Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s signature to become law, and his office said he stands ready to act in the coming days.
On October 28, 2018, local hunters found bones in the woods on North Marion Street, north of the Carbondale city limits.
Officers say a man came in, pointed a gun at the clerk, and demanded money.
Troopers have been at a Pope County Schools all morning to help everyone feel safe.
Parents and students should not be alarmed if they see Illinois State troopers at a Pope County School on Wednesday.
A House committee plans to hear Democrats' plans to increase the Illinois minimum wage to $15 over six years.
The parents of the child say they didn't know he had left their home.
Illinois State Police say a semi rear-ended a car and another semi that were stopped due to backed up traffic.
A Graves County inmate has been charged after several paraphernalia items were found in a cell.
Illinois State Police say the crash happened just before 7:00 a.m. on Mount Mission Road about a half mile east of Country Club Road.
It is closed as of 7:15 AM on Sunday. The bridge will remain closed to all traffic until further notice.
Planned Parenthood of Illinois says its clinics are providing free birth control for one year to eligible patients who can't afford it.
Imagine finding out you would be guaranteed to have your pay doubled over the next six years. Sounds good right?
A Senate committee has approved a bill to increase the minimum wage in Illinois to $15 in six years.
A Chester, Illinois man has been charged with murder after he allegedly set up a trap that killed a Murphysboro man.
Illinois officials are looking for partners to help provide meals to children in low-income areas over the summer when school isn't in session.
The body of a man reported missing from Franklin County, Illinois has been located.
A 20-year-old man has died after an explosion leveled a home in central Illinois.
A YouTube singer with a huge teenage following has pleaded guilty to charges he coerced six underage female fans to send him sexually explicit videos.
Officer Trey Harris was shot in the eye during a car chase on July 31, 2016.