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.
It's almost two years old, and the Sangamon CEO program says they've had more success than they could ever have imagined.
The Sangamon County Drug Interdiction Response Team, or DIRT, is reporting some meth arrests in Pawnee.
Thirty-nine percent of people in rural parts of Illinois have no access to high-speed Internet service.
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is praising Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid as "one of the ablest leaders of the Senate Democratic caucus in modern history.''