severe thunderstorms
Severe thunderstorms, flooding to impact the U.S. Midwest

Portions of the midwestern United States are expected to deal with rounds of thunderstorms, which.

Illinois State Fair
State Fair officials hope lower prices, upgrades boost crowd

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois State Fair officials hope lower ticket prices and infrastructure renovations will.

AccuWeather
AccuWeather: Bahamas has potential for tropical development

THE BAHAMAS (UPI) — AccuWeather meteorologists and National Hurricane Center forecasters are monitoring the southwestern.

Asian carp
Illinois mulling options to Asian carp issue in Lake Decatur

DECATUR (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is considering options to deal with thousands.

Tropical Storm Barry
Barry strengthens to hurricane; storm surge feared

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Carrying “off the chart” amounts of moisture, sprawling Barry strengthened into a.

State offices in downtown Springfield closed, citing power outage

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — A power outage in sections of downtown Springfield Monday is affecting.

Illinois marijuana laws
Brace yourselves…..new Illinois laws (and tax hikes) beginning enforcement on Monday

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Beginning Monday, July 1, some new laws are being enforced and.

Illinois state construction
Illinois governor signs $45 billion state construction bill

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Friday signed into law a plan.

Nokomis
Nokomis Homecoming is quickly approaching July 12-14

NOKOMIS (Heartland Newsfeed) — The 2019 Nokomis Homecoming is quickly coming upon us with not.

snowplows Illinois
Snowplows used to clear mud from southern Illinois roads

BELLEVILLE (AP) — Crews cleaning up southern Illinois roads that have been submerged for weeks.