U of Illinois reaches agreement with non-tenured faculty

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois and faculty members who are not on a tenure track say they have reached a new labor agreement.

Disbarred Naperville attorney gets 4-plus years for scheme

CHICAGO (AP) —  A disbarred Naperville attorney has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison and ordered to pay nearly $240,000 in restitution for her role in a mortgage fraud scheme.

Naperville must spend $2.5M on handicap accessibility

NAPERVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The city of Naperville says work needed to make nearly two dozen city-owned properties compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act will cost $2.5 million.

Review finds police shooting of mentally ill man justified

ZION, Ill. (AP) — The Lake County State’s Attorney has concluded a northern Illinois police officer was justified in using deadly force when he fatally shot a mentally ill man earlier this year.

Illinois man charged with threatening prosecutor

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois man has been charged with threatening the life of St. Clair County State’s Attorney Brendan Kelly.

Troopers step up highway enforcement for prom, graduation

ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — Troopers with the Illinois State Police in District 2 have a reminder for young drivers during prom and graduation season.

Medical examiner rules bartender’s death a homicide

CHICAGO (AP) — The Cook County medical examiner has ruled a homicide the death of a Chicago bartender who was left unconscious on the street after being punched and accidentally run over by taxi.

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Bears take Texans quarterback Brian Hoyer

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with former Houston Texans quarterback Brian Hoyer, giving them a veteran backup to Jay Cutler.

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Cards fall to Nationals, 6-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jayson Werth’s three-run home run capped a four-run first inning and Joe Ross had another stingy outing for the Washington Nationals in a 6-1 victory at the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday.

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Sox take Orioles, 8-7

BALTIMORE (AP) — Jose Abreu hit a tie-breaking RBI single in the ninth inning off reliever Vance Worley, leading the Chicago White Sox to an 8-7 victory over the Baltimore Orioles Saturday night.

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,...