Jan 17, 2014
New Effort Underway to Reopen the Downstate Tamms Prison
A petition drive is underway to get Tamms Prison reopened. The prison was shut down in 2012 as part of Governor Quinn's effort to rein in state spending.
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Number of Illinois deer hunted down from 2012
Citing preliminary Illinois Department of Natural Resources figures, Sauk Valley Media reports fewer deer were hunted during the seven-day firearm season which took place in November and December.