Gibson County – Saturday night at approximately 11:35, Trooper Hurley was patrolling northbound US 41 near the 38 mile-marker when he observed the driver of a Toyota Highlander traveling south in the northbound passing lane. Trooper Hurley immediately activated his emergency lights hoping the... Read More.
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Fuel and Retail Association, representing Illinois gas stations and convenience stores, today issued the following statement in response to Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2022 as outlined in his speech today: “At a time when so many small... Read More.
A Dale, Indiana woman was so blazed, she was driving the wrong way on I-64 and eventually hit an Indiana State Trooper’s patrol car. 52 year old Angela Ayer had a blood alcohol content of nearly 3 times the legal limit. The accident happened... Read More.
Wrong Plates Leads to Arrest Running the wrong license plates on a vehicle is against the law, which a Carmi woman found out early this Wednesday morning. Beth Ann Allen, 25, 502 James Ave, was arrested shortly before 1 a.m. after she was stopped for unlawful... Read More.
State Sen. Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) is co-sponsoring legislation that would prohibit a pay raise for lawmakers. Under current law, lawmakers are scheduled to receive a Cost of Living Adjustment increase, or COLA, to their salary July 1. House Bill 5760 would ensure... Read More.