Mayor Mike Houston is responding to allegations his administration knew about police department document destruction before it happened.
A pastor in the Springfield Catholic Diocese is being accused of abuse, and has temporarily withdrawn from public ministry.
The Illinois Gaming Board is considering arguments on whether to extend casino hours around-the-clock. Proponents and critics lined up Thursday…
The unemployment rate was unchanged at 9.2 percent in Illinois last month. That’s one of the country’s highest jobless rates.
Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers is this week seeking information about cornfield damage.
The Illinois Supreme Court has heard arguments over whether retired state government workers should be required to pay health insurance premiums.
The Springfield Planning and Zoning Commission voted to not recommend Helping Hands be allowed to purchase and use a portion of a building on North Fourth Street as a permanent shelter
An Effingham County Grand Jury indicted Justin DeRyke on three counts of murder for allegedly murdering his niece, seven year old Willow Long.
Gov. Pat Quinn isn’t gloating about his Democratic challenger dropping out of the governor’s race.
Sangamon County Sheriff Neil Williamson says it’s time to travel and spend time with his grandkids.