Western Illinois University
Students on the campus of Western Illinois University in Macomb are being put on alert after a woman says she was sexually assaulted over the weekend.
State university officials have begun their annual trek to Springfield, testifying before panels of House and Senate lawmakers about what their financial needs will be for the upcoming fiscal year.
A former Western Illinois University student faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to making bomb threats at the school last year.
An 18-year-old Chicago man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a bomb threat made against Western Illinois University in October.
Officials at Western Illinois University hope some cash will help catch whoever is behind a half dozen bomb threats in recent weeks.