- Budget impasse shuts down program for troubled youths Updated: Jul-01-15 2:38 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A spokesman for the Illinois National Guard says about 90 staffers of the Lincoln's Challenge program for troubled youth have been asked not to report for work because of the state budget impasse.
- Lincoln College to become a university, new president says Updated: Jun-30-15 4:04 am
LINCOLN, Illinois - The newly installed president of Lincoln College says the central Illinois school will become a university with the addition of baccalaureate degrees.
- Illinois health care groups applaud Supreme Court ruling Updated: Jun-25-15 1:17 pm
CHICAGO - Groups representing Illinois doctors and hospitals are applauding the Supreme Court's decision upholding insurance subsides in Illinois and more than 30 other states.
- Illinois legislators want to expand Lincoln heritage area Updated: Jun-25-15 8:14 am
WASHINGTON - Members of Illinois' congressional delegation want an expansion of the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area that would include all the sites of his famed debates with Stephen Douglas.
- Heavy rains contribute to flooding in parts of Illinois Updated: Jun-21-15 11:51 am
LINCOLN, Illinois - The National Weather Service has issued flood warnings for several rivers in Illinois and transportation officials have closed some roadways.