telegraphherald.com — 6+ hour, 57+ min ago
Citizen input sought for Illinois rail study; local officials eye Rockford-Dubuque line
Emily Legel, executive director of Northwest Illinois Economic Development, said restoring that local ... GALENA, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Transportation seeks input for a study addressing the state's ... currently working with the Dubuque Metropolitan Area Transportation Study committee on a separate study ... In addition to the statewide study, Northwest Illinois Economic Development is one of several entities ... This study is being conducted by Chicago-based consulting firm Quandel Consultants. ... ...
msn.com — 8+ hour, 9+ min ago
Rockford man wanted for convenience store shootings
ROCKFORD -- A Rockford man was charged Friday in connection to a fatal shooting at a southeast side convenience ... Darrell McLin, 41, is wanted on charges of first degree murder and two counts of attempted murder. ... A 38-year-old woman and a 31-year-old man were shot in the parking lot of Kwik Mart, 1203 7th St., at ... Anyone with information should contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers ... The man who was shot is in stable condition, police said. ... ...
chron.com — 8+ hour, 31+ min ago
SOFTBALL: Team USA takes 2 from Team Alliance
Monica Abbott and Aubree Munro. Montana Fouts, Missy Koch (7) and Macy Simmons. W - Abbott. ... L - Maxwell. 2B - Alliance: Karli Hamilton; USA: Michelle Moultrie, Ali Aguilar. ... Carrie Eberle, Kelly Maxwell (4) and Taylor Ellsworth. ... L - Fouts. HR - USA: Ali Aguilar, Dejah Mulipola, Haylie McCleney. 2. ... Keliani Ricketts, Ally Carda (5) and Taylor Edwards. W - Carda. ... ...
msn.com — 9+ hour, 46+ min ago
City Council backs Water Power Lofts project
An artist's rendering of plans for the Water Power Lofts, an Urban Equity Properties historic adaptive ... Yates/Rockford Register Star Justin Fern, owner of Urban Equity Properties, poses for a portrait at ... An artist's rendering of what an apartment could look like at Urban Equity Properties' planned Water ... a 64-unit luxury loft apartment building called the Water Power Lofts, 700 S. ... The parcel is the former site of the Hanley Furniture building. ... ...
rrstar.com — 10+ hour, 4+ min ago
Undefeated Freeport bows out in sectional final; Hononegah, Rockford Christian fade, too
Undefeated Freeport bows out in sectional final; Hononegah, Rockford Christian fade, too FREEPORT ... Hononegah lost its Class 3A sectional final to Barrington 2-0, and Rockford Christian succumbed to Princeton ... _More soccer: _Freeport, Hononegah, Rockford Christian pull off dramatic wins to get to sectional final ... this group has done some great things," Freeport head coach Nick Namio said. ... -- Shortly after the Freeport Pretzels had their state-title dreams squashed by Burlington Central 1- ... ...
stltoday.com — 10+ hour, 16+ min ago
Illinois Class 2A girls track and field state championship
Paul Halfacre, STLhighschoolsports.com Staunton's Lydia Roller and Waterloo's Danielle Mudd during ... Paul Halfacre, STLhighschoolsports.com Triad's Sydney Hartoin congratulates Mascoutah's Jayda Williams ... Louis' Ambrosha Lampley during the Class 2A girls state track and field meet on Friday, June 11, 2021 ... Louis' Brionna Graham takes off from the blocks during the Class 2A girls state track and field meet ... Columbia's Abby Venhaus runs in the 100-meter dash during the Class 2A girls state track and field meet ... ...
sfgate.com — 13+ hour, 52+ min ago
Latino group sues to block Democrat-drawn maps in Illinois
The group is suing Pritzker, House Speaker Emanuel "Chris" Welch, Senate President Don Harmon and members ... The group is suing Pritzker, House Speaker Emanuel "Chris" Welch, Senate President Don Harmon and members ... Fowler/APShow MoreShow Less The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund sued top Democrats ... of the Illinois State Board of Elections. ... of the Illinois State Board of Elections. ... ...
chicago.suntimes.com — 14+ hour, 27+ min ago
Illinois House Dems have nothing but praise for Speaker Welch as new leader
Chris Welch was quickly elected to replace him, becoming the first Black House Speaker in Illinois history ... Maurice West (D-Rockford) was the only Black Caucus member to openly break with Madigan. ... By Rich Miller Jun 11, 2021, 5:30pm CDT On Nov. 19 last year, the number of Illinois House Democrats ... Cassidy also said she agreed with a statement sent to me by Rep. Anne Stava-Murray (D-Naperville). ... Unions, the Black Caucus, the Latinx Caucus and others tried to reverse the tide, but it was no use. ... ...
mystateline.com — 14+ hour, 47+ min ago
Rockford lags behind other Illinois cities in vaccinations, mayor says
But at Rockford City Market, the Winnebago County Health Department and Rockford Mass Transit District ... In Winnebago County, the mass vaccination center on Sandy Hollow Road will close tonight. ... Rockford Mayor Tom McNamara says he hopes the new option will boost Rockford's vaccination rate, which ... ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) -- Illinois is officially restored as it enters Phase 5 of Gov. ... Only 37% of Winnebago County residents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. ... ...
chron.com — 15+ hour, 17+ min ago
Chicago joins Illinois in lifting COVID restrictions
Allison Arwady, the director of the city's Department of Public Health, said the number of new COVID- ... largely Black communities on the South Side. ... According to the city's Department of Public Health, about 45% of Chicago residents were fully vaccinated ... But city officials decided to join the rest of Illinois in lifting restrictions Friday, nearly 15 months ... Mayor Lori Lightfoot acknowledged that the rate is lower in some parts of the city, particularly in the ... ...