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Illinois Unemployment Rate Remains Steady

Illinois’ unemployment rate remains steady.  The state’s Department of Employment Security says the jobless rate was unchanged…

IDHS Releases First Statewide Assessment Of Gambling

The Illinois Department of Human Services is revealing the first-ever statewide assessment of gambling in Illinois.  The…

Pritzker Designates Official Snake Of Illinois

The eastern milksnake is now the officials snake of Illinois.  Governor Pritzker signed legislation that designated it…

Upd: Man Found Shot to Death in the Parking Lot of the Plainfield Recreation Center Identified

A 19-year old Plainfield man is identified by Plainfield Police as the man found shot to death…

Illinois Shatters Record For Film Revenues

Illinois is generating record breaking film production revenues.  Officials say projected film production revenue last year hit…

Audit: Illinois Paid Out Nearly $2B In Fraudulent Pandemic Unemployment Claims

A new state audit shows more than half the money paid out by Illinois from a special…

State Public Health Officials Working With CDC to Identify Monkeypox Cases in Illinois

The Illinois Department of Public Health is continuing to work with the CDC and local public health…

Joliet Man Accused of Exposing Himself to Child on Metra Train

A 27-year-old Joliet man has been arrested after allegedly exposing himself to a child on a Metra…

Pritzker’s Trip Out East Sparking Rumors About Possible Presidential Bid

Governor Pritzker’s trip out East is sparking rumors about a possible presidential bid.  The governor and Mayor…

Inmate Found Beaten Death At Cook Co. Jail

An investigation is underway after an inmate was found beaten death at the Cook County Jail.  Officials…



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