Lou Gehrig's disease http://peoriapublicradio.org en IL remembers first woman elected to statewide office http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-remembers-first-woman-elected-statewide-office <p>The first woman elected to statewide office in Illinois has died. Dawn Clark Netsch was 86. In January, she revealed she had ALS, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease.</p><p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 12:53:13 +0000 Sean Flavin 2022 at http://peoriapublicradio.org