Victims in Vermilion County will soon be able to get free advice from Chicago lawyers
DANVILLE — A program to help domestic violence victims get limited legal advice is about to open in Vermilion County.
ROCKFORD — A man suspected of killing a Monticello mother at a rest stop on July 1 has been indicted for the murder of a high school classmate two days earlier.
Firefighters train during the Annual Explorer-Cadet Fire School at the University of Illinois Illinois Fire Service Institute in Champaign Friday June 20, 2014. More than 220 students between the ages of 15 and 20 are taking part in the three-day training to get hands-on experience in fighting fires.
A former University of Illinois doctoral student Yongfei Ci who admitted fatally stabbing the throat of his estranged girlfriend in her Urbana apartment last fall could spend most of the rest of his life in prison.
A former area lawmaker said there are ways that the Illinois General Assembly can do a better job of making decisions when putting together a state budget.