There was a time when Illinois' new treasurer-elect, Champaign Democrat Mike Frerichs, could have just as easily become a Republican.
Isn't it enough for state Rep. Chad Hays, R-Catlin, to be one of just 118 members of the Illinois House of Representatives?
First Christmas in their new house is emotional for Gifford’s Mulvaney family
From snowstorms to floods, from campus unrest to high school celebrations ... The News-Gazette photo staff was on the scene in 2014. Here is a collection of their best photographs.
Of the Illini’s recent bowl games, the most tickets were sold to the Rose (25,098), but the university was committed to 26,272. That left the UI to absorb $158,490 total for unsold tickets. The total cost of tickets absorbed for the Kraft bowl reached $107,020.
During a recent stop at Mack's Twin City Recycling in Urbana, Larry Roderick saw something that led to a double-take.
We asked 10 experts to dust off their crystal balls and tell us what's in store for 2015.
With 100 columns to write every year and as many TV appearances, George Will doesn't hurt for work. But he's now embarking on a large project: an analysis of conservative politics.
Police were patrolling near the Mattis North Apartments, 2000 N. Mattis Ave., when they saw a car fail to signal a turn at 3:15 a.m. Saturday and stopped it.
But will the effort be enough to unseat Peoria?
Acting Champaign Deputy Fire Chief Dave Ferber said investigators remained at the scene for several hours trying to figure out the cause and exact origin.
Illini win 93-45 behind 21 points from Rayvonte Rice