Illinois Ag Director John Sullivan Resigns
Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker's agriculture director has resigned.
Grain Belt Express Power Line Clears Legal Hurdle
A Missouri appeals court has approved a controversial wind power transmission line that will cross northern parts of the state to deliver energy from the Midwest to a power grid for eastern states.
Missouri Agency Apologizes for Editing ‘Trump’ from Photos
The Missouri Department of Transportation has apologized for posting an edited photo that cropped out a boy's "Trump 2020" shirt and appeared to blur part of his "Trump 2020" cap.
RFP For Work at Illinois Veteran’s Home in Quincy Coming Soon
State officials say they will issue a request for proposals next month to rebuild the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy.
Former Nursing Home Chaplain Sentenced for Sexual Assault
The former chaplain at a Quincy nursing home has been sentenced to 26 years in prison for sex abuse charges involving both a child and elderly women.
Gov. Mike Parson Announces Run for Full Term
Missouri Republican Gov. Mike Parson says he's running to keep his seat.
Federal Judge Blocks Missouri’s 8-Week Abortion Ban
A ban on most abortions at or after eight weeks of pregnancy won't take effect as scheduled in Missouri.
Former Western IL Congressman Paul Findley Dies
Former Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Findley, who spent 22 years in Congress, has died at age 98.
Illinois 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana
Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed legislation making Illinois the 11th state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.
W. Illinois alumni group wants president to step down
A group that represents alumni at Western Illinois University is urging the president to resign.