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Seventeen-year-old Lynzee Josephson of Ransom died Tuesday in Kankakee County when she drove a go-kart into the path of a pickup truck.  The teenager was pronounced dead at the scene at 3 pm. The accident happened in Essex...

SPRINGFIELD, IL– As recognition for her years of support and advocacy, State Rep. Lisa Dugan (D-Bradley) was named legislator of the year by the Illinois State Ambulance Association during a luncheon in Springfield on...

                                              Kid mistaken for older brother JASPER COUNTY, Ind.  – A case of mistaken identity now has Jasper County, Indiana Sheriff’s Police investigating why a 12-year-old boy was...

PAXTON — A Hoopeston man was sentenced to four years in prison Monday for stealing $3,000 from a Paxton bank through a fraudulent ATM transaction. Thirty-year-old Richard J. Gonzalez was convicted by a Ford County jury on...

Danville police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 26-year-old local man early Sunday morning. Police were called to the area of Robinson and Williams Street around 4:50 a.m. to a call of shots being fired. When...

WATSEKA — The Illinois Department of Public Health reported late Friday (5/11) afternoon that an Iroquois County resident has been diagnosed with hantavirus pulmonary syndrome. The syndrome is a disease spread by rodents...

NEW YORK — The class of 2012 is leaving college with something that many graduates since the start of the Great Recession have lacked: jobs. To the relief of graduating seniors — and their anxious parents — the outlook is...

House Democrats refuse to allow vote on legislation Springfield, IL…State Representative Jason Barickman (R-Champaign) said that the House must act on legislation that will extend the life of current enterprise zones...

Watseka, IL – The Watseka Wal-Mart store donated three bicycles for the “Celebrate Students” Night held on May 8, 2012 at Watseka Community High School.   This event showcases the many accomplishments of the Unit 9...

BLOOMINGTON– Natural gas prices are down to 22-cents per therm.  And that’s about the lowest since Nicor Community Service spokesman Bernie Anderson started working for the company 32 years ago. The price atthe pump has...