Illinois’ Senators Durbin and Kirk disagree on Gaza Crisis

By Richard Holton on July 30 at 7:15am

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Illinois’ two senators show no signs of agreeing on how the U.S. should handle the Gaza crisis. With the situation in the Gaza Strip showing no signs of slowing, and Read More

Greene County woman dies in mobile home blaze

By Jim McCabe on July 30 at 6:15am


A Carrollton woman is dead after an early Monday morning mobile home fire. Thirty-nine-year-old Katrina Baker was pronounced dead by Greene County Coroner Dean Bishop at around 3:45 a-m Monday. Read More

Victim of yesterday’s fatal crash in Waverly revealed

By Ryne Turke on July 29 at 3:12pm


35 year old Damien Crews of New Berlin was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident last night, according to Sangamon County Coroner Cinda Edwards. An autopsy was conducted Read More

Farm Sprayer spill on Morton leads to traffic problems

By Ryne Turke on July 29 at 12:40pm


A farm sprayer spill has resulted in traffic problems for Jacksonville’s main road for the past several hours. According to the Jacksonville Police Department, the spill happened in the 2000 Read More

Johnsonville grill tour stopping in Jax

By Jim McCabe on July 29 at 12:33pm


The semi-annual appearance of the world’s largest touring grill is set for tomorrow. The Johnsonville Big Taste Grill, a customized semi-tractor and trailer, will park at County Market Wednesday to Read More