Fire crews have departed Terminal Ave. after quickly extinguishing a salvage yard fire.
Justice Rita Garman will be the Illinois Supreme Court’s next chief justice.
Illinois state child-welfare officials have taken a southern Illinois boy into protective custody after authorities say his 7-year-old sister was stabbed to death by a live-in uncle.
A different role and a different city for Father Thomas Donovan. The former pastor at St. Aloysius will be chaplain to the Sisters of St. Francis of the Martyr St. George.
Illinois’ secretary of state is seeking a fifth term in that office.
Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers is this week seeking information about an east side home invasion.
Josh Pavia has been ticketed for accidentally spraying more than 70 teenagers with fungicide in late July.
Early morning outage
It appears the Springfield Fire Pension Board has also been issuing inflated pensions in direct conflict with Department of Insurance instructions.
Springfield Treasurer James Langfelder said it isn’t fair the police pension board was using flawed math to determine retirement benefits…