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IDPH fines Pittsfield nursing home $50K

IDPH fines Pittsfield nursing home $50K

by Scott Hardy

Pittsfield Manor fined in part for mishandling gastroenteritis outbreak last fall

IDOT releases new 5-year road plan w/local spending

IDOT releases new 5-year road plan w/local spending

by Scott Hardy

New plan features $135 million to resurface 28 miles of Interstate 72 in Pike County

Counterfeit money showing up in Quincy

Counterfeit money showing up in Quincy

by Scott Hardy

QPD says that $100 bills are also showing up in Illinois and Missouri

Former Monroe County official accused of stealing

Former Monroe County official accused of stealing

by Scott Hardy

Former Public Administrator Jessica Chase faces 34 counts

District, Chamber and GREDF to buy 501 Hampshire

District, Chamber and GREDF to buy 501 Hampshire

by Scott Hardy

All three organizations will be under one roof

2 x 4's for Hope founder changes plea to Theft charge

2 x 4's for Hope founder changes plea to Theft charge

by Scott Hardy

Mark Lawrence enters Alford plea in settlement; sentenced to probation

Former Gardner-Denver subsidiary to leave Quincy

Former Gardner-Denver subsidiary to leave Quincy

by Scott Hardy

GD Energy Products re-locating this October

Alabama man accused of stealing over $10,000 from Quincy school

Alabama man accused of stealing over $10,000 from Quincy school

by Scott Hardy

Kim Sandegren arrested Tuesday, awaiting extradition to Adams County

Probable cause found in Canton murder case

Probable cause found in Canton murder case

by Scott Hardy

Adam Wolf could enter plea next month

Historical Society to raise $2 million for museum improvements

Historical Society to raise $2 million for museum improvements

by Mary Griffith

Goal is to have renovations done by end of 2025

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Public safety on Illinois mass transit is highlighted during Senate hearing

(The Center Square) – In a series of hearings on Illinois mass transit, public safety was in the spotlight Wednesday.

Professor points to policy errors as Chicago braces for non-budgeted migrant surge

(The Center Square) – Chicago may have thousands of additional migrants arriving before the end of summer, but government officials have not budgeted for a major surge.

Illinois quick hits: Low-income families to get full child support amount

Low-income families to get full child support amount

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Patriot rescues fragment of Old Glory as pro-Hamas agitators burn American flag in viral video

A viral video on X shows an anonymous man rescuing an American flag from the flames of a pro-Hamas agitator demonstration.

Illegal immigrant accused of killing Nashville restaurant owner in hit-and-run crash charged: report

Raigoz-Martinez, an accused auto thief, has now been charged with criminal homicide and evidence tampering, after leading police on a high speed chase

Cousins arrested after bizarre incident involving possible pipe bomb, machete outside NYC police precinct

The NYPD arrested two suspects who possessed a "improvised explosive device" in Manhattan; tests are being conducted to determine if the device was viable.

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Illinois unemployment jumps to 5% in June

Illinois unemployment rose to 5% during June, ranking third worst in the U.S. About 328,000 Illinoisans need a job.

Did your state lawmaker take Chicago Teachers Union money?

See how much campaign money your Illinois state representative and state senator received from the Chicago Teachers Union.

How’s my community? Measures of how your piece of Illinois is doing

Here are data snapshots of Illinois communities, schools and government. See how well your tax dollars are performing in your city, county or school compared to others.

Downstate areas lag Chicago, Midwest in house building permits

Out of 90 Midwestern metropolitan areas, Illinois has four in the bottom 10 for new housing per capita in 2023. Housing affordability is directly linked to getting units built.