IllinoisTimes - Breaking News http://illinoistimes.com/articles.sec-139-1-breaking-news.html Mon, 20 Feb 17 00:00:00 -0600 en hourly 1 Rauner proposes independent ALPLM - Historic sites would merge with DNR http://illinoistimes.com/article-18313-rauner-proposes-independent-alplm.html Rauner proposes independent ALPLM - Historic sites would merge with DNR
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, now under the umbrella of the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, would become a standalone agency while the remainder of IHPA would merge wi...]]>
Shooting video withheld - City says officer hasn't been interviewed http://illinoistimes.com/article-18285-shooting-video-withheld.html Shooting video withheld - City says officer hasn't been interviewed
Springfield police are refusing to release video footage that captured the fatal shooting of a mentally ill man by an officer last month. In declining to release footage of the Jan. 23 shooting,...]]>
Shooting video under wraps - Police delay answer to records request http://illinoistimes.com/article-18247-shooting-video-under-wraps.html Shooting video under wraps - Police delay answer to records request
Ten days after a Springfield police officer shot and killed a mentally ill man, the department still has not released video footage that could show what happened.  In a response to a record...]]>
Jerome lays off police chief - Budget crunch blamed http://illinoistimes.com/article-18223-jerome-lays-off-police-chief.html Jerome lays off police chief - Budget crunch blamed
Jerome police chief Craig Kennedy has been laid off. Today was Kennedy’s last day on the job. He said that he wasn’t surprised when he was told last week that he would be laid off. He said i...]]>