Air Force Base, IL County Agree to New 25-Year DealScott Air Force Base and St. Clair County leaders have agreed to a new 25-year deal for joint use of MidAmerica Airport.
St. Clair County Man Pleads Guilty to Child PornographyA 29-year-old St. Clair County man pleads guilty to the distribution and receipt of child pornography.
Chicago to Receive $2.3M to Help with Police Overtime CostsThe city of Chicago is receiving more than $2.3 million in federal money to help cover overtime costs for police officers amid a spike in violent crime.
Metro-East to Get Some HUD GrantsSen. Dick Durbin's office says Madison & St. Clair Counties among recipients
Money Donated in Bid to Make Illinois Site National ParkIf named a national park, Cahokia Mounds would become a responsibility of the federal parks system.
'Life Saving' Air Conditioners Being Delivered In Metro East135 going to low income residents in St. Clair and Madison Counties.
Ill. Congressman Bost Calls Out Army Corps Report on New NGA Site"Factual errors, blatant omissions and underestimated risks" - Those are a few of the accusations Illinois Congressman Mike Bost accuses the Army Corps of Engineers of in its report on the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.
Illinois Cites Errors in US Spy Agency Relocation ReportA federal study recommending that a U.S. spy agency remain in St. Louis rather than move to Illinois contains geographical errors that officials in the losing state hope will bolster their efforts to win the $1.6 billion project.
Fight For NGA Headquarters Site Isn't OverReport indicates comment period for site selection extended until May 2.
Major Case Squad Makes Arrest in St. Clair County MurderLamondrae Garner, 19, charged with fatally shooting Leroy Short on Tuesday night.
Illinois Not Done Fighting For Regional NGA HeadquartersA final decision is expected in early June, with project construction set to begin next year and be completed by 2021.
Does Illinois Have 'Secret Weapon' in NGA Contest?Some on Missouri side fear political influence of Democratic senator.