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Sterling man charged with arson after fatal fire

STERLING – A Sterling man is in custody and charged with arson after police say he allegedly started a fire early Monday that killed three.  The Sterling Police Department announced that 40-year-old Steven W. Coleman was taken into custody Thursday and charged with three counts of ...Read more

Carry out cocktails back on the menu in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – On Tuesday Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a bill allowing the sale of cocktails for pickup and delivery in Illinois. Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, restaurants and bars have been unable to sell mixed drinks for consumption off-site. The bipartisan legislation changes a ...Read more