Kyle Voissem was convicted Tuesday after a two-day bench trial, and now faces up to three years in prison. The judge also ordered him to undergo psychiatric evaluation.
Authorities continue to investigate why a reactor went down at a nuclear power plant near Rockford.
Exelon was working to restore operations at a nuclear reactor unit near Rockford, after the reactor went down Monday morning.
Authorities have upgrade charges against a 20-year-old college athlete accused of throwing boiling water on his dog after the animal urinated on the floor.
Federal nuclear safety regulators said Thursday they will be conducting special inspections at two nuclear plants in Illinois.
CHICAGO (WBBM) – The war in Afghanistan has claimed the life of a soldier from northern Illinois.