9/1/2014 6:41:54 AM
With school back in full swing, the local chapter of the Red Cross wants kids and parents alike to remember basic safety tips. After a couple months of summer, families should remind themselves of wa...read more
9/1/2014 6:39:20 AM
One local museum is looking toward the future in order to keep visitors coming. The Lincoln Heritage Museum ,on the campus of Lincoln College in Lincoln, opened their new facility back in April. The ...read more
9/1/2014 6:37:24 AM
One lingering question regarding Social Security involves benefits for prisoners. Kevin Rice, with Social Security, explains many wonder what happene2 to Social Security dollars once a beneficiary ha...read more
9/1/2014 6:32:46 AM
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is hoping to show first-hand what it's like to live on the state's minimum wage of $8.25 an hour.
Quinn has made raising Illinois' minimum wage a cornerstone of his re-electio...read more
9/1/2014 6:31:44 AM
No Illinois governor has lived full time at the Executive Mansion in Springfield in more than a decade. But Bruce Rauner's promise to live there is reviving the question of its importance for Illinois...read more
9/1/2014 6:29:43 AM
Police say a newborn baby found alive inside a trash bin in the central Illinois community of Jacksonville is in good condition.
Lt. Chris Johnson of the Jacksonville Police Department says authoriti...read more
9/1/2014 6:27:59 AM
Officials at Southern Illinois University say they're "guardedly optimistic" new figures will show an end to a trend of dropping enrollments.
Official enrollment numbers for the Carbondale school are...read more
9/1/2014 6:26:51 AM
The state of Illinois will spent $102 million to build a bridge over the Kankakee River along with other improvements as part of high-speed rail upgrades between Chicago and St. Louis.
Gov. Pat Quinn...read more
9/1/2014 6:25:59 AM
A McLean County man has been found dead in rural central Illinois.
McLean County Coroner Beth Kimmerling says the 26-year-old man was found on the side of a road in rural LeRoy early on Sunday. He wa...read more
8/31/2014 9:19:48 AM
The Clinton YMCA will be having their annual shutdown this week. The Y will be taking care of general upkeep during that seven-day period. Executive Director Rennie Cluver says the maintenance and pa...read more
8/30/2014 9:11:58 AM
THE ANNUAL LABOR DAY TRAFFIC SAFETY CRACKDOWN IS UNDERWAY.
THIS END OF SUMMER PUSH TO KEEP ILLINOIS ROADS SAFE RUNS THROUGH SEPTEMBER FIRST…WITH A FOCUS ON CATCHING DRUNK DRIVERS…SPEEDE...read more
8/30/2014 9:10:53 AM
GOVERNOR PAT QUINN IS SIGNING A NEW LAW TO PROTECT PREGNANT WOMEN IN THE WORKPLACE.
THE MEASURE REQUIRES BUSINESSES TO MAKE REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR THEIR EXPECTANT WORKERS. IT’S SUPPORTED...read more
8/30/2014 9:09:24 AM
THE ILLINOIS SUPREME COURT BUILDING IN SPRINGFIELD IS REOPENING AFTER EXTENSIVE RENOVATIONS.
THE YEAR LONG…NEARLY 16 MILLION DOLLAR REHAB PROJECT IS NOW COMPLETE. MUCH OF THE MONEY WAS SPENT O...read more
8/30/2014 8:55:25 AM
We saw above average temperatures in the last week with widespread rain. The coming week will see warm, humid and wet patterns. State Climatologist Jim Angel has more.
8/30/2014 8:54:32 AM
HIGH BLOOD CHOLESTEROL CAN INCREASE A PERSON'S RISK FOR HEART DISEASE, BUT A FEW LIFESTYLE CHANGES CAN LOWER ONES CHOLESTEROL LEVEL AND IMPROVE HEALTH.
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE IS THE NUMBER ONE KILLER...read more
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