Tag archive for ‘SPRINGFIELD’
By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Mom, husband plead not guilty after girl’s remains found in burn pile

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A southwest Missouri couple pleaded not guilty in the death of the woman’s biological daughter, who was living with them after spending her earlier life with an adoptive family in Minnesota. More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Missouri couple pleads not guilty in teenager’s death

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - A southwest Missouri couple pleaded not guilty in the death of the woman's biological daughter, who was living with them after spending her earlier life with an adoptive family in Minnesota. More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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WWII vet, 97, takes a knee in support of anthem protests

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - On a day when NFL teams grabbed the nation's attention by coordinating demonstrations during the national anthem, a 97-year-old World War II veteran went viral with a solitary show of support More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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Report: Payments for mental health treatment often denied

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Frequent denials of payment for substance-abuse and mental-health services in Illinois are creating unnecessary barriers to treatment despite an ongoing opioid crisis, according to new report. More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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Researchers to study pulmonary disorders in Sangamon County

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Researchers will use grant money to study Sangamon County neighborhoods to determine those with high levels of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The (Springfield) State More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Illinois governor vetoes plan to require teaching cursive

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. Bruce Rauner has rejected a measure requiring Illinois elementary schools to teach cursive writing. The measure was among several bills Friday that the Republican took action on. In More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Missouri man, 80, marks 65 years with symphony orchestra

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - The high point of Tommy Zongker's life - and he did not seem to be entirely jesting when he said this - was last year, when he bought a sport utility vehicle. It was the first car he'd owned More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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The Latest: Court upholds Drew Peterson’s murder conviction

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The Latest on Drew Peterson's murder conviction in the death of his third wife (all times local): 9:05 a.m. The Illinois Supreme Court has upheld the murder conviction of former police officer More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Illinois court upholds former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson’s murder conviction in death

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois court upholds former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson's murder conviction in death of his 3rd wife. More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Illinois court to issue ruling in Drew Peterson murder case

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The Illinois Supreme Court is scheduled to rule on whether former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson was properly convicted of murder in the death of his third wife. The court announced More...