The Southern Illinois University system’s governing board has approved two fee proposals to help sports programs and the student newspaper on the Carbondale campus. It voted Tuesday to increase the student intercollegiate athletic fee by $9 per semester and charge $9 per semester to keep the struggling Daily Egyptian newspaper afloat.
A new study by Horace Mann insurance suggests teachers spend a lot of their own money on supplies for their classrooms.
A national survey conducted by the University of Illinois-Springfield shows positive attitudes towards the rights of transgendered people.
State Rep. Jack Franks will propose closing tax loopholes and eliminating what he considers to be unfair credits for businesses.
Illinois is the first state providing for a combination lock on a prescription pill bottle.