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Government
10:29 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

Washington residents voice support for fire chief

The Washington City Council heard from dozens of residents in support of keeping Fire Chief Mike Vaughn at his post. An independent board voted NOT to renew Vaughn's contract and let it expire this month. Residents say the independent fire board lacks oversight. Some urged the city to dissolve the board and instead take over fire department operations.  But Washington Mayor Gary Manier says that isn't currently an option:

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Politics
7:48 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Rauner touts Democrat supporters

The Republicans' nominee for governor, Bruce Rauner, announced a round of new endorsements Thursday, but not from members of his own party. 

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Politics
5:10 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Madigan supports Derrick Smith amid indictment

Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan is supporting a fellow state representative for re-election - who is also under indictment.  

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