Bennett a unanimous pick for GOP ballot spot
When Tom Bennett ran for the Republican nomination for state representative in the 106th District more than two years ago, he raised nearly $23,000 in a three-month period.
GOP to interview candidates for Harms' spot on ballot
Five Republicans seeking to replace state Rep. Josh Harms on the November election ballot will be interviewed today in Paxton, but the man chairing the committee that will choose Harms' replacement is not sure if a selection will be made today.
Illinois 7-year-old dies after bike, car collision
Illinois officials say a 7-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car while riding his bike.
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Police Blotter: Scammer gets $500 from local couple
According to a Livingston County Sheriff's Department report, the 80-year-old husband, who lives on Blue Heron Drive, told police that a "female foreigner" called around 10:30 a.m. July 2 to tell them that their grandson had been arrested and bond was needed to get him out of jail in the Flint area.
GOP leaders will address vacancy
Republican leaders in five central Illinois counties will meet Sunday in Fairbury to begin developing a plan to replace state Rep. Josh Harms, R-Watseka, on the November general election ballot.