Editorial: Presidential politics trumped Kenosha casino deal
January 26th, 2015
Editorial: Illinois and Lake County dodged a large fiscal bullet shaped like a roulette ball when Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker rejected a Kenosha casino.
Men indicted in brawl with deputy at Macon Greyhound station
January 13th, 2015
Bibb County grand jurors voted Tuesday to indict two Illinois men who fought with Bibb County deputies after a group of people missed their ride on a Greyhound in December. Click to Continue »
Coroner: Woman had hypothermia after body found in Murphysboro
January 15th, 2015
A coroner says a woman found dead in Dec. 2014 had hypothermia, according to the forensic pathologist.
Dog missing 5 months rescued in NYC amid snowstorm - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
January 27th, 2015
NEW YORK (AP) - A whippet named Burt that vanished on the streets of New York City five months ago has finally made it home.
Dowell bar promises to curb violence
January 19th, 2015
VanZandt’s Tavern in Dowell is among Southern Illinois’ oldest liquor establishments still in business, its roots dating back more than 100 years. It’s also one of the few -- if not the only -- regional bars that stays open until the wee morning hours, closing at 4 a.m.