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More Trouble for Springfield’s Infrastructure

More Trouble for Springfield’s Infrastructure

The city’s infrastructure continues to crumble.  A sewer cave-in is forcing east-bound Monroe Street to be closed for about a week beginning Tuesday just east of MacArthur.  Numerous water main breaks and sewer cave-ins have kept city crews busy this winter.

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Sherman Plans Road Improvements

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The Village of Sherman has finished studying what roads in town need work, and it's compiled a list available for public inspection.

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Renewed Push for Chicago Casinos

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Proponents say the entire state would benefit

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State Police Investigating Metro East Trooper

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The Illinois State Police is investigating one of their own

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Petersburg Woman Killed in Early Morning Accident

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A 22-year-old Petersburg woman is dead after rolling her car east of that town

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Tax Day Demonstrations Ask for Graduated Tax

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"Fair tax" would be a proposed amendment to Illinois Constitution