• Rauner adds to growing list of where he’d spend money

    by  • October 2, 2014

    BLOOMINGTON (AP) — Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner has added Illinois universities to a growing list of state programs he thinks should get more money. The political newcomer from Winnetka told a joint meeting of the editorial boards of The (Bloomington) Pantagraph and the Decatur Herald & Review Wednesday that an influx of...

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    Data shows medical marijuana competition

    by  • October 2, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois officials have detailed how medical marijuana business applications are distributed around the state. The numbers released Thursday show intense competition in some regions for a limited number of cultivation and dispensary permits. For example, in Cook County, the state received nine applications for cultivation centers and will award two licenses....

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    I-57 lane closure scheduled near Dix

    by  • October 2, 2014

    DIX — The Illinois Department of Transportation would like to alert motorists traveling on Interstate 57 that a lane closure will take place at milepost 103, scheduled to begin on Tuesday October 7th that will extend through Wednesday October 8th. At this time, in addition to the lane closure, the ramp from South Street...

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