Illinois metro population
For first time, population in all Illinois’ metro areas declines

SPRINGFIELD/WASHINGTON (Illinois News Network) — U.S. Census data released Thursday showed the population in every.

jet fuel
Illinois lawmakers look to avoid FAA penalties amid jet fuel tax crackdown

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — After years of noncompliance, Illinois lawmakers are moving forward with.

Carlinville lawsuit
FOIA lawsuit against Carlinville issued continuance for April 26

CARLINVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — A two-year-old lawsuit issued by a governmental watchdog group against the.

Litchfield pickers market
Litchfield Pickers Market kicks off fifth season Sunday

LITCHFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — The fifth season of the Litchfield Pickers Market is set to.

Kambium Buckner Kam Buckner DUI
State Rep. Buckner blames exhaustion for DUI arrest

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — An Illinois state representative charged with driving under the influence.

Hinsdale
Police report: Hinsdale District 86 board member threatens relative of business owner over “Vote No” referendum signs

DARIEN (Heartland Newsfeed) — A Hinsdale Township High School district vice president may be facing.

Illinois voter tax credit
Illinois lawmaker proposes voter tax credit

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — An Illinois lawmaker is proposing a $25 tax credit for voters..

Illinois pension
Illinois lawmakers ponder merger of local police and fire pension funds

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois lawmakers heard from municipal officials Thursday on the idea of.

basketball
COMMENTARY: You DO NOT have to play basketball in Illinois to succeed in pro basketball

I usually like reading sports commentaries from the Decatur Herald & Review‘s Mark Tupper. The.

Illinois election laws
COMMENTARY: It’s time for Illinois’ election laws to be reformed for the better

I have been quite vocal about reform election law reform for quite some time on.