5 baby bison born at Illinois grassland preserve

WILMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — For the first time, a national grassland preserve in northeastern Illinois has added to its bison herd through newborns, and not just one or two.

Board to review 15 conditions for Illinois medical marijuana

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois patients who want to use medical marijuana legally will try again to expand the program to include chronic pain, diabetes, migraine and other health conditions.

Bus catches fire on Illinois highway, delaying field trip

GILMAN, Ill. (AP) — Students from a Champaign high school on their way to a field trip had to evacuate the bus that was shuttling them to Chicago after it started smoking and eventually caught fire.

Chicago cop was shot when fleeing suspect tossed gun

CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors say a man charged with shooting a Chicago police officer was attempting to toss away a gun when it discharged and wounded the officer.

Durbin seeks national park status for Cahokia Mounds

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An ongoing effort to get an ancient southwestern Illinois historical site designated as a national park is getting a boost from U.S. Senator Dick Durbin.

6 men charged with dismembering Champaign woman

CHAMPAIGN. Ill. (AP) — Six people have been charged with dismembering a missing Champaign woman whose remains were found in a central Illinois lake.

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White Sox place closer Robertson on bereavement list

BALTIMORE (AP) — Chicago White Sox closer David Robertson will miss at least three games after being placed on the bereavement list before Thursday’s series opener at Baltimore Orioles.

College choices continue at GHS
More senior athletes at Galesburg High School are making their college...
GHS events rained out
Following a week-long run of great spring weather, the rains arrived...
Galesburg Youth Baseball Begins
The Galesburg Youth Baseball League is gearing up for another season,...