Western Illinois University trustees have approved a three percent tuition hike. The cost of room and board at the school in Macomb also will rise starting in the fall. Trustees also have approved a 13 percent increase in student health insurance.
Logan County Board rejected proposal for southern part of the county.
It's expensive to smoke in Illinois; not just cost per pack but in other ways.
Governor Rauner is getting settled in to the Mansion in Springfield and introduced Stella and Pumpkin, the family pets, which are both blonde labs.
Forensic group to take look at unsolved 1992 Zywicki killing.