Monday May 6
Weather Almanac For May 6th
Many buildings, including a candy factory, a hospital, a freight depot, and a church were damaged.
Weather Almanac For March 11th
This started in the morning hours and continued into the early evening. There were several traffice accidents related to weather.
UIC employee brings gun to campus
A UIC employee is in trouble for bringing a gun to work. The Chicago Tribune reports that UIC researcher Kathleen Loviscek brought a gun she owns legally to work with her Tuesday.
Ill. school plans to cut a fifth of its teachers
School board members in Neoga have proposed cutting about a dozen of the district's roughly 55 teachers for next school year.