By James T. Norman | January 11, 2023
A new gun law restricting a number of firearms and attachments and limiting ammunition was signed into law Tuesday night by Gov. JB Pritzker. The bill, along with requiring registration for such guns if already owned and enhancing gun restraining orders, hits at semiautomatic weapons.
By Eric Schelkopf | January 29, 2023
A St. Charles house will be featured in an upcoming episode of HGTV’s “House Hunters.”
By Olivia Doak | January 12, 2023
La Salle residents living within the 3rd or 4th wards of the city were asked to shelter in place as a precautionary measure Wednesday after a fire at Carus Chemical – an order that was lifted early Wednesday evening.
By Brenda Schory | January 03, 2023
GENEVA – Fiora’s, a renowned Geneva restaurant at 317 S. Third St. known for its food, ambiance, outdoor patio and live music, announced via social media that it closed permanently Jan. 3 after 13 years.
By Tom Collins, Olivia Doak and Derek Barichello | January 21, 2023
The former Illinois Valley Community Hospital will be closed next Saturday.
Operations at St. Margaret’s Health-Peru will be suspended at 7 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, and hospital officials are unsure when, or if, the Peru facility can be reopened. The hope is to reopen it as a rural emergency hospital, a designation that opens St. Margaret’s to outside funds, but that requires regulatory changes by Springfield.