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  • Rochelle restaurant destroyed by tornado reopens

    ROCHELLE – It was a long 17 months for Ava Mirtoska, owner of Grubsteakers Restaurant.ROCHELLE – It was a long 17 months for Ava Mirtoska, owner of Gr ...
    Sept. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Chicago police solving fewer killings than other cities

    CHICAGO – Chicago police are solving homicides at a far lower rate than their counterparts in some other major cities, which may reflect how hard it i ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Illinois expands Medicaid access to hepatitis C drugs

    CHICAGO – Illinois is allowing more hepatitis C patients on Medicaid to access drugs that can cure the potentially fatal disease.
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Illinois law to teach drivers how to react to police stops

    CHICAGO – A new Illinois law aims to teach drivers how to act if they're stopped by a police officer.CHICAGO – A new Illinois law aims to teach driver ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Elgin mental health center to serve prisoners

    SPRINGFIELD – Part of a mental health center in suburban Chicago is being repurposed to provide treatment to Illinois inmates who have serious mental ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Weather Service: Tornado damages central Illinois farmhouse

    HOMER – The National Weather Service says a tornado has touched down in central Illinois, damaging a home in a rural area.
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 7:41 am
  • Illinois asks federal government for Medicaid flexibility

    SPRINGFIELD – The state of Illinois is seeking permission from the federal government to use Medicaid funding to pay for mental health and substance a ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • Threat of strike looms over start of Chicago school year

    CHICAGO – Teachers in the nation’s third-largest school district will vote this month on whether they want to strike as contract talks with Chicago Pu ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Berg: Some Illinois workers are more equal than others

    For more than a century, Americans have celebrated Labor Day as a tribute to the accomplishments of working men and women.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 4:38 pm
  • Reeder: Fellow conceal-carry classmates quite 'ordinary'

    SPRINGFIELD – For years, I’ve watched Illinois lawmakers debate issues concerning gun control and just rolled my eyes.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Authorities to build up presence before oil pipeline ruling

    BISMARCK, N.D. – North Dakota authorities are recruiting law enforcement officers from across the state to guard the site of a protest in anticipation ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Observers say monarch numbers are extremely low this year

    CHICAGO – Butterfly observers in Illinois are seeing a phenomenon this year that is playing out nationally: As the monarch starts its near-3,000-mile ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Gang leader gets 12 years in prison on heroin charges

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – A man accused by federal authorities of being the Michigan leader of a Chicago-based gang has been sentenced to 12 years in pri ...
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Same-day voter registration at issue in Illinois lawsuit

    CHICAGO – A federal lawsuit has raised questions about whether Illinois’ new Election Day voter registration rules are constitutional, a situation tha ...
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Illinois death tax hits family farms hard

    Illinois takes pride in its farmland. The state has some of the world’s richest soil, and 3 of every 4 acres in Illinois are dedicated to agriculture.
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
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