- The Latest: Legislator says Kewanee plan is 'opportunity' Updated: Feb-12-16 5:09 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Latest on the decision by Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration to close the youth correctional facility in Kewanee (all times local):
- Illinois to close youth correctional facility in Kewanee Updated: Feb-12-16 5:04 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration announced Friday it will close the youth correctional facility in Kewanee, news that delighted a civil rights group but distressed employees who worried about alternative housing for maximum-security offenders.
- Rauner asks labor board to rule if union talks at impasse Updated: Jan-15-16 4:45 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The acidic word-war between Gov. Bruce Rauner and the union members who staff state government took a formal turn Friday with the Republican executive asking state labor regulators to determine whether year-old negotiations have stalled.
- AFSCME calls on Rauner to say whether contract talks stalled Updated: Jan-14-16 8:03 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The state's largest public employee union has asked Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration to flatly state whether contract talks are at a legal standstill.