Accused Dixon Shooter Remains in Jail On $2 Million BondA Lee County Judge Friday denied a request from the attorney of accused Dixon shooter Matthew Milby's attorney to reduce his $2 million bond.  Milby, 19, appeared in court via video from jail to face three charges of aggravated discharge of a firearm. He has been in jail since Thursday, since being released from the hospital for minor injuries he sustained during a shootout with school resource officer Mark Dallas. 
Illinois Lawmakers Revisiting Gun Measures After Nashville Waffle House ShootingIllinois State Senator Julie Morrison filed a measure today requiring a FOID card holder sign an affidavit if weapons are transferred to them.
Jeff Reinking: Father Of Suspected Waffle House Gunman Could Face ChargesWith suspected gunman Travis Reinking in custody after a fatal shooting in a Nashville Waffle House, attention now turns to his father, Jeffrey.
Waffle House Shooting Suspect From Morton, IllinoisTravis Reinking is accused of killing four people at random at a Waffle House near Nashville.
Alleged Waffle House Shooter Once Arrested Near White HouseThe shooting ended when a patron was able to wrestle the weapon away from the gunman.
Illinois Unemployment Levels Hit Lowest Point In A DecadeIllinois' unemployment rate has hit its lowest level in more than a decade.
IL Ranked 18th Best State For Millennials A new study by Wallethub ranks Illinois as the 18th best state for millennials.
New Website Tells Illinois' Story From Long Before Statehood A new website created for Illinois' bicentennial celebration tells the story of Illinois from well before it became a state 200 years ago.