Cooperation and teamwork in the Illinois General Assembly when they reconvene later this month? One area lawmaker says that is what his party is hoping for. State Representative Rich Brauer says the GOP will do its part and he hopes the other side of the aisle will do the same. Brauer says crafting a bi-partisan budget should be the general assembly’s top priority. Lawmakers return later this month.
Springfield School District teachers have struck a tentative deal on a one-year contract
A familiar name is running for Springfield City Council.
Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner wants everyone hired under patronage rules at the Illinois Department of Transportation, but given non-patronage, work to be fired.
The owner of Springfield's Bel-Aire motel likely died of natural causes.
Anywhere from 65 to 100 North Mac Middle School students were sent to Springfield hospitals Monday following a carbon monoxide leak.