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Tuesday, April 9, 2024
National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day

National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day honors the brave men and women who have endured captivity in war. These individuals have shown incredible bravery and perseverance during a time…


Monday, April 8, 2024
Six Months of Diminished Public Safety in Illinois

Six months after the full implementation of cashless bail, and other provisions, of the Illinois SAFE-T Act, Illinois residents are finding themselves anything but safe. Read more from the Caucus…


Friday, April 5, 2024
Rep. Caulkins’ Bill on Pharmacy Patient Records Advances Out of Committee

State Representative Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) sponsored a bill on pharmacy patient records that advanced out of Committee earlier this week. The bill has been placed on the Calendar for Second…


Friday, April 5, 2024
In Recognition of Gold Star Spouses Day

Gold Star Spouses Day honors the spouses of military members who died in service to our nation. Today we must remember the sacrifices made by the spouses and families who…


Thursday, April 4, 2024
Spring Trout Fishing Season Opens Saturday

The 2024 Illinois spring trout fishing season opens this Saturday, April 6, at 58 ponds, lakes, and streams throughout the state. Find a full list of spring trout locations at…


Tuesday, April 2, 2024
Prepare For Traffic Congestion When Traveling To View Solar Eclipse

If you’re traveling to see the solar eclipse next week, be prepared for heavy traffic. Drivers are encouraged to hit the road with a full tank of gas, a charged…


Monday, April 1, 2024
Thank You to the Illinois State Police on State Trooper Day

Thank you to our Illinois State Police for 102 years of “Integrity, Service, Pride.” Our dedicated state troopers work every day to keep Illinois communities safe and ensure the well-being…


Sunday, March 31, 2024
Happy Easter!

Happy Easter! Wishing everyone who celebrates a peaceful and joyous day with family and friends.


Friday, March 29, 2024
Vietnam War Veterans Day

Vietnam War Veterans Day pays tribute to the 2.7 million Americans who served in the Vietnam War. Thank you to all of the veterans of the Vietnam War for your…


Thursday, March 28, 2024
Driving Agriculture Forward Scholarships Available

There are $1,000 scholarships available for individuals enrolled in an Illinois Community College Truck Driver Training program through the Driving Agriculture Forward Scholarship. Learn more and apply here: Apply for Truck…