Henry and Mercer counties are among 40 counties statewide that passed or are considering a resolution declaring themselves “Sanctuary Counties for Gun Owners,” according to the Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA).
Northwestern University spends $45,311 per player on student aid for its men’s team athletes -- the highest rate among Illinois colleges -- according to an Illinois Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.
An emphasis on curtailing drug abuse and enhancing community relations between law enforcement and citizens – set against a backdrop of doing more with fewer resources – are key priorities Dusty Terrill says would mark his administration as Mercer County Sheriff.
Northwestern University, University of Illinois and Northern Illinois University are among U.S. colleges that spend the most on athletic student aid for men's teams, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
A room full of her colleagues bowed their heads for a moment of silence back on May 26, 2017, as State Rep. Tony McCombie honored U.S. Navy Captain Dale Gardner, a Savanna High School alum who rose through the ranks of the U.S. space program.
Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Lodge 7 President Ken Graham is hopeful that the Supreme Court’s recent decision freeing non-union workers from having to pay union dues won't mean much of a difference for the organization’s bottom line.