CHICAGO – Governor JB Pritzker celebrated the $42.3 billion Fiscal Year 2022 General Funds operating budget, a responsible spending plan that is balanced, protects the state’s most...[Read More]
Duckworth, Durbin Join Brown, Senate Colleagues in Introducing Historic Legislation to Update Long-Neglected Social Security Program to Ensure Older Adults & People with Disabilities Are No Longer Trapped...[Read More]
Twenty-five years ago, two young female hikers decided to do what many people do for exercise, relaxation, and sport — hike through the Shenandoah National Park; however, their journe...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Conservation Police, working in cooperation with Wabash County State’s Attorney Kelli Storckman, today announced multiple felony...[Read More]
WASHINGTON – Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL), Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement after the Supreme Court dismissed a case challenging the Affordable...[Read More]
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) today, at a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Education, and Health and Human Services hearing about the Department of Education’s...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois State Fair Box Office is open for in-person grandstand ticket purchases from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday and Saturday, August 7th from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Tickets...[Read More]
RISE From Trauma Act would expand support for children who have experienced trauma and address the cycle of violence and addiction WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) an...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has confirmed the first mosquitoes to test positive for West Nile virus in Illinois for 2021. The North Shore Mosquito Abatement...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) is urging Illinoisans to be on high alert for phishing schemes that may be leading to identity theft as international bad actor...[Read More]
Send your news tips to news@riverbender.com or on twitter @RiverBenderNews

RiverBenderRadio.com

Follow Us