Sheriff wants to house inmates at closed facility
DWIGHT -- The man with a plan to house inmates at the state's vacant correctional center says he's gaining momentum.
15% of teens suffering sexual abuse in custody
SPRINGFIELD -- A new report finds major problems in the state's youth prisons.
Man accused of eating & not paying
MATTOON -- A man faces charges for skipping out on the tab.
Some lawmakers look to lower college costs
SPRINGFIELD -- A group of lawmakers is trying to make it easier for kids to go to college in Illinois.
Simon pushes transparency bill
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is one step closer to a piece of ethics reform.
Parkland expanding Fine Arts department
CHAMPAIGN -- Parkland College has seen a jump in the number of Fine Arts students.
Just how anonymous IS Crime Stoppers?
CHAMPAIGN -- Shootings became commonplace in the city the past few days.
Our Town business is "on fire!"
PAXTON -- It started out as a hobby, but then he got so good at it, he even had the President on his line.
Man receives 12-years in plea deal
DECATUR -- A man is sentenced to over a decade in prison for his connection to a nightclub shooting.
Woman dies of injuries from accident
SPRINGFIELD -- A woman died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
Police need leads in armed bank robbery
SPRINGFIELD -- Police are investigating an armed robbery.
In Perspective: Champaign Shootings
CHAMPAIGN-- Police have updated information on their investigation into five shootings in four days. Deputy Chief Troy Daniels explains why people shouldn't be afraid to come...
Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run case
Update: 10:07 am, 6/16/13, Sunday DECATUR -- Police say an arrest has been made involving a hit-and-run which killed a toddler.
House Speaker changes pension bill
SPRINGFIELD -- Wednesday House Speaker Mike Madigan made some changes to a pension bill which passed out of the Senate.
Transportation advocacy group wants higher gas tax
SPRINGFIELD -- While prices at the pump may seem high, Triple A says the national average isn't that far off from a year ago.
Woman dead in crash
CUMBERLAND COUNTY -- A woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash near Neoga.
Gas prices expected to lower
CHAMPAIGN -- If prices at the pump are giving you sticker shock, relief is on the way.
Students build solar-powered house
URBANA -- University of Illinois students are building a house completely powered by the sun.
Woman found dead in portable toilet
Update: 4:00 pm, 6/17/13, Monday DECATUR -- The Macon County coroner has made contact with the next of kin of a woman who was found...
Blackhawks fan paints lawn
CHAMPAIGN -- A Chicago Blackhawks fan spray-painted his lawn to celebrate the team making the playoffs.
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