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Latest news from Pantagraph.com - Illinois feed

  1. Nelson Algren Museum to open Sunday in Gary's Miller area

    03.24 / 10:06 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    GARY, Ind. (AP) — A museum dedicated to the Nelson Algren opens Sunday in the northwest Indiana beach community where the late author had a c…
  2. EXCHANGE: Streator man continues his search for relative

    03.24 / 10:06 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    OTTAWA, Ill. (AP) — After years of work, Naramor Cemetery looks more like a cemetery than cow p…
  3. Black Lives Matter groups joining forces with wage activists

    03.24 / 05:44 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    A cluster of Black Lives Matter groups and the organization leading the push for a $15-an-hour wage are joining forces to combine the struggle for racial justice with the fight for economic equality, just as the Rev. Martin Luther…
  4. Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick Four-Evening' game

    03.24 / 04:40 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the "Pick Four-Evening" game…
  5. Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick Three-Evening' game

    03.24 / 04:40 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the "Pick Three-Evening" game…
  6. Smartphone maker may open plant at shuttered Motorola campus

    03.24 / 03:41 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    HARVARD, Ill. (AP) — A smartphone manufacture wants to make the phones at the Motorola campus in the Harvard plant that's been vacant for more than a d…
  7. Lincoln Park Zoo expands Urban Wildlife Institute Network

    03.24 / 03:41 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago is expanding an eight-city effort to save "urban w…
  8. Judge who oversaw Lucas museum case in Chicago dies at 78

    03.24 / 03:41 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — A judge who presided over a civil case that prompted "Star Wars" creator George Lucas to drop plans for a Chicago museum has d…
  9. Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto' game

    03.24 / 03:41 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Illinois Lottery's "Lotto" game…
  10. Winning numbers drawn in 'Lucky Day Lotto' game

    03.24 / 03:41 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Illinois Lottery's "Lucky Day Lotto" game…
  11. License of pot-friendly Illinois doctor placed on probation

    03.24 / 01:29 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois physician has reached an agreement with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation that limits his ability to make pot r…
  12. Indiana judge expunges conviction of pardoned Chicago man

    03.24 / 00:19 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana judge has expunged the armed robbery conviction of a Chicago man recently pardoned after spending more than eight years in prison for a wrongful c…
  13. Activist who didn't divulge Israel bombings will leave US

    03.23 / 23:04 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    DETROIT (AP) — A Chicago Palestinian activist who didn't disclose her time in an Israeli prison when she got U.S. citizenship has agreed to plead guilty and leave the c…
  14. Chicago has biggest population dip as southern states grow

    03.23 / 23:04 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Census data show the Chicago region lost more residents than any other U.S. metropolitan area last year, a drop coinciding with other Midwestern cities experiencing declines as the South and Southwest regions saw g…
  15. Illinois judge rules in favor of lawmakers seeking pay

    03.23 / 21:57 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — A judge has ruled that Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza must pay lawmakers even though the state doesn't have a b…
  16. Illinois high court gives nonprofit hospitals partial win

    03.23 / 20:54 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court has vacated a lower court's ruling that found unconstitutional a state law allowing not-for-profit hospitals to avoid paying property taxes in certain c…
  17. Coroner: Saline County prosecutor dies after fall at home

    03.23 / 19:45 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois coroner says Saline County State's Attorney Mike Henshaw has died at age 7…
  18. Indiana agency OKs $2M to secure, demolish East Chicago site

    03.23 / 19:45 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana agency has approved $2 million to secure and demolish a public housing complex in East Chicago that residents must vacate because of soil contaminated with lead and a…