The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention named Illinois as one of 16 recipients in a program called "Prescription Drug Overdoses: Prevention for States."
Blankenhorn says the budget battle hasn’t had much of an impact on the agency yet, as the appropriation for ongoing construction projects was signed by the governor.
National Corn Growers Association attributes positive farming outlook to decent crops and more people entering farming.
Sangamon County Election Office also open Sunday and Labor Day Monday.
Rauner has said he wouldn't lock out state workers even as contract negotiations continue, but AFSCME spokesperson Anders Lindall doesn't buy it.
50 residents sicked, seven fatalities.
Break-ins at senior retirement communities.
Anti-abortion protesters repeatedly reference U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk's stroke in demanding he switch his position on defunding Planned Parenthood.
Barry Helmerichs has another chance to be Springfield Fire Chief.
Authorities investigating the slaying of a northern Illinois police officer say they've received several more videos from residents and businesses.
The absence of a state budget hasn't kept Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration and other Illinois agencies from hiring more workers.
A 40-acre park will open Friday.
Lang wants two-year extension; Rauner AV's to four months
"Drive Sober, or Get Pulled Over."
Sangamon County Clerk Don Gray says don't believe what you read when it comes to alleged analysis of the county's voter rolls by the Public Interest Legal Foundation.
City Water Light and Power says Moody's Investors Service is keeping the electric utility bond rating at A3.
Democrats in the U.S. Senate have enough votes to uphold a preserve the Iran nuclear deal, but U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is aiming for a higher goal.
Authorities believe they've recovered video that will help the investigation into who killed a Fox Lake police officer.
Brig. Gen. Ronald E. Paul of Springfield will serve as assistant adjutant general.
Edward Feser will serve as interim provost until someone is hired to permanently