Veterans Administration hospitals in the Chicago area, left, and Madison, Wis., are two of three such facilities that provide service to veterans living in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin.

Hines/Provided -- Madison/Sue Stephens/WNIJ

News Local/State - June 02, 2017

Regional VA Hospitals Adapt To Veterans Choice Program

Some of the key participants in the Choice Program are regional hospitals. We continue our examination of this program by talking with managers and administrators at two facilities serving veterans in northern Illinois.

State capitol in Springfield.

Brian Mackey/NPR Illinois

News Local/State - June 02, 2017

Budget Failure Leads To Credit Downgrades

A day after the Illinois General Assembly ended its spring session without passing a budget, two bond rating agencies have downgraded the state’s credit.

House Speaker Michael Madigan, left, speaks with reporters on Wednesday.

Brian Mackey/WUIS

The 21st Show - June 01, 2017

How Illinois’s Budget Impasse Affects Schools, Businesses, Social Services; DCFS Director Resigns

On the 21st: Illinois legislators ended yesterday’s final scheduled session without approving crucial state funding. We heard from listeners and spoke with stakeholders. Plus, the director of the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services announced he's stepping down, amidst an ongoing ethics probe and following several recent deaths of children whose homes were being investigated.

Page 13 of 14 pages ‹ First  < 11 12 13 14 > 


Illinois Newsroom

Illinois Newsroom powered by WILL

Visit Illinoisnewsroom.org for the latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic, including COVID-19 disease cases in Illinois.

Ask the Newsroom

 

Ask the Newsroom

WILL and Illinois Newsroom are hosting a COVID-19 Q&A via Facebook Live on Thursday, May 14, with a panel local public health officials and medical doctors from east-central Illinois. What questions do you have? Send us your questions to help inform the stories we tell and what we investigate.

Ask your questions about coronavirus in Illinois
Can we contact you?

WILL Highlights

The 21st

21st century radio for the 21st state. Weekdays at 11 am on WILL-AM 580.