Illinois Sending National Guard Troops to Puerto RicoMilitary police boarded USAF plane at Scott Air Force Base on Saturday
Scott AFB-Based Guardsmen Helping Rebuild Puerto Rico Communication Networks8 airmen based at Scott Air Force base have been on the island since September 23
Illinois National Guard Deploys for Hurricane Irma DutyCargo plane headed for U.S. Virgin Islands
Ex-Guardsman, Cousin to be Sentenced for ISIS Terror PlotHasan Edmonds pleaded guilty last year to conspiring to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization.
Ex-Illinois Guardsman Pleads Guilty in Islamic State PlotHasan Edmonds, 23, of Aurora, Illinois, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiring to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization and one count of attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization.
Former Adams County Prosecutor Indicted For Wife's Murder Ex Adams County assistant state's attorney Curtis Lovelace charged in 2006 death.
Scott Air Force Base, Ft. Leonard Wood Spared in Defense Spending BillSupporters of Scott Air Force Base in the Metro East and Fort Leonard Wood in Central Missouri are closer to breathing a sigh of relief.
Rep. Enyart Defends Vote on Furloughed ChaplainsBelleville Democrat Bill Enyart was the lone "no'' vote of 401 that were cast in the House on the weekend resolution relating to military chaplains who've been furloughed.
Illinois Guard Units Set to Deploy to Afghanistan Discuss SyriaA small contingent of Illinois National Guard soldiers from across the state was given an official send-off at the Bloomington armory for a mission to Afghanistan.
Ill. Rep Requests National Guard Help Stop Chicago ViolenceOver the holiday weekend, 74 people were shot and 12 killed in Chicago, and Rep. Davis says the police don’t have the manpower to make arrests.
Illinois National Guard Furloughs to Affect 1,3001,300 of its civilian employees will be taking 14 days of furloughs through the end of this fiscal year.
Illinois National Guard Troops Returning from AfghanistanAbout 20 Illinois Army National Guard soldiers who've spent much of this year in Afghanistan embedded with Polish troops are expected to return home this week.