The City of Springfield has declared a snow emergency beginning at 11pm tonight (Friday) until Saturday morning at 7am. Parking on the snow emergency routes is prohibited and motorists face the possibilityithat their vehicles will be towed.
Classes resumed Thursday at North Mac Intermediate School, two days after a carbon monoxide leak sickened more than 140 students and adults.
Illinois unemployment fell in August to 6.7 percent.
A Sangamon County judge on Thursday rejected the Republican Party's attempt to have a Libertarian candidate for Illinois governor struck from the Nov. 4 ballot.