Thursday Dec 12
Prosecutors won't retry Illinois man in '82 rape
In this Dec. 11, 2013 file photo, Stanley Wrice, smiles with his attorney Heidi Linn Lambros, left, and daughter, Gail Lewis, as he leaves Pontiac Correctional Center in Pontiac, Ill.
Man alleging police torture released from prison
The Supreme Court is considering whether to give a new sentencing hearing to a man who confessed to kidnapping, raping and killing a 16-year-old girl in Kentucky.
This undated file photo provided by the Illinois Department of Corrections shows inmate Stanley Wrice.
Belleville News Democrat
Answer Man: Two constables were killed in 1949
When I was a kid back around 1950, there still were constables in the area. Sadly, two were killed while attempting to apprehend a suspect.
The Legal Record
What's Going on Here?
Driving through the county, one comes upon some intriguing trenching and the laying of large green pipe.
'Small Business' Boom: Downtown Crystal Lake Leased Out
Story originally posted Oct. 24, 2013 Business, it appears, is booming in downtown Crystal Lake.
Long Point Home Extension
LONG POINT HOME EXTENSION Eight Long Point Home Extension members met Nov. 20 at the home of Arlene Martell.
Morris Daily Herald
BRIEF: Pontiac school chief seeks leave amid probe
Pontiac elementary school district Superintendent Kevin Lipke has asked to be on a leave of absence while Illinois State Police look into an accusation of improper conduct against him.