Sheriff Rick Watson has declined a run for the house in the 12th Congressional District.
Former U.S. Congressman claims race is a factor in the case.
Governor says fair will go on in spite of budget impasse, but some vendors may be paid late.
A new exhibit at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum focuses on what was termed, at the time, another minority group.
Going beyond criticizing Kirk’s comments and policies, William Kelly talked about Kirk’s physical condition since he suffered a stroke in 2012.
Questions have risen about the mental fitness of a Springfield teenager being tried as an adult for murder.
Authorities say they have arrested ten people they beleive have involved in either drug or gun violence, or both.
The unanimous ruling let 13 counts stand. Requests for full-court hearings aren't granted automatically.
Springfield police say it was a 17-year-old boy that was found shot in the head inside a home on South 23rd Street on the city's east side Thursday.
Talks immigration, supports Kirk
CTBA: Tax services, go to graduated income tax
A Sangamon County home first built in 1845 and described as one of the oldest in the area is now on the National Register of Historic Places.
A family member found him inside with a gunshot wound to the head, no gun was found on the scene.
Medical marijuana advocates are calling on Gov. Bruce Rauner expand access to the program.
It's not your father's investment, and it's not Kickstarter.
A Springfield man allegedly driving drunk when he crashed his car into a tree downtown, killing two passengers, has pleaded not guilty.
Most of the historic sites in the Springfield area have seen a decline in attendance despite last year's increase in tourism statewide.
Schock and his attorneys have reached a temporary resolution with federal prosecutors on civil contempt accusations.
CUB has comparison tool online
Poor record-keeping, no training about runaways