Lots of Quincyans still have questions about how the city's solid waste programs will work starting May 1. Some people see curbside collections as a quality of life issue.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker has nominated Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia to lead the Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs after former Lt. Col. Jaime E. Martinez requested that his nomination be withdrawn.
Deputies from the Adams County Sheriff's Department have arrested Brett G. Evatt, 23, of Quincy, on suspicion of criminal sexual assault.
Reports from DNA and fingerprint testing were a major focus for Steven E. Gavin's attorneys in court on Thursday.