The race for Sangamon County Sheriff is getting more contentious as Election Day gets closer. Republican Wes Barr has pulled out of a proposed broadcast town-hall style debate with opponent Jeff Regan that was supposed to be
Multiple groups of investors are competing for the limited number of medical marijuana business licenses in the Springfield area. In the region that includes Sangamon and six surrounding counties, eight groups are seeking the one permit that
The director of Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport says the FAA needs to be held accountable for the lapses in security and preparedness that have led to numerous flight delays and cancellations in the past week. Hundreds of
Republican lawmakers who will conduct hearings next week on Governor Pat Quinn’s defunct anti-violence program claim the program isn’t really shut down at all… and is still spending money under a different name. State Senator Jason Barickman
The director of Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport is fuming over continuing flight delays and cancellations and the slow pace of efforts to fully restore air traffic control service after an arson fire at an FAA facility in
There will be lots of competition for the limited number of licenses for medical marijuana businesses in the Springfield area. State officials say 8 applications were received for the one and only cultivation center license that will
The Illinois Historic Preservation Agency says the uncertainty over the future leadership of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum will not interfere with several big milestone events in 2015. Next year marks the 150th anniversary of
A Springfield transportation advocacy group is soliciting donations to help a local business owner defray the cost of allowing Greyhound to establish a new bus station at his business.