Local Headlines

Average deer harvest expected in Illinois

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — State officials estimate Illinois hunters will harvest about 150,000 deer this fall and winter. Paul Shelton is the state Department of Natural Resources’ Forest Wildlife Program Manager. He states that over the past four years hunters have harvested 144,000 to

Continue Reading »

Princeton McDonald’s Robbed

Authorities are searching for a man who robbed a Princeton fast food restaurant.  Chief Thomas Root said police were called to McDonald’s on North Main around 8 PM last night. He said a white male approached the register and demanded cash from an employee. The suspect then fled in older

Continue Reading »

Child Killed in Murder Suicide in Dixon

DIXON – A five year-old child and his father are both dead after what Dixon Police is calling a murder-suicide Monday evening. Around 3:30 PM Police were called by the boys mother during a supervised visit with his father in the 1000 block of Fargo Ave. She reportedly witnessed the child,

Continue Reading »