ILLINOIS -- Now that the weather is nicer, more motorcycles are on the road.
ILLINOIS -- Small business regulations mean business owners have to follow rules put in place by state agencies.
ILLINOIS -- More than a century after one of America’s greatest statesmen was assassinated, Illinois remembered its greatest icon.
ILLINOIS -- A money dispute with unions from 11 years ago is finally getting resolved.
SPRINGFIELD -- Girl Scouts from across the state were in the Capital City.
ILLINOIS -- If getting caught skipping work on Super Bowl Sunday wasn't bad enough for correction officers, an audit shows things may be even worse.
ILLINOIS -- The deadline to pass a state budget is a month away, but neither party seems to be showing signs of any agreements.
ILLINOIS -- The state made millions more on investments this year than expected.
ILLINOIS -- State leaders are looking to cut the cord on the outdated rotary dialed-era communication law.
Update: 5:24 pm, 4/30/15, Thursday ILLINOIS -- Governor Bruce Rauner restored $26 million in cuts, but not for services for senior citizens.
ILLINOIS -- Some lawmakers want to get you involved in state politics.
ILLINOIS -- Each year more people are sent to Illinois prisons for drug offenses than any other crime, but there could be hope to send some of them for more help instead.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Bruce Rauner is looking to slash millions of dollars from Amtrak and mass transit in the state.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Bruce Rauner's proposed budget cuts aren't going over well with mayors in the state.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Bruce Rauner greeted sailors of the U.S.S. Illinois as they rallied at the Capitol Wednesday.
ILLINOIS -- The CDC says carbon monoxide kills more than 400 people in the U.S. annually.
ILLINOIS -- Temporary holding facilities have become a permanent home for many prisoners in Illinois creating difficult, if not sometimes dangerous, situations.
ILLINOIS -- Last month, the state rolled out a brand new assessment test, the PARCC exam.
ILLINOIS -- There's a new push to let someone else decide where to draw district lines.
ILLINOIS -- One state lawmaker is living the “good life” spending campaign cash on luxuries from limos to jet setting around the country all while representing one of Illinois’s poorest districts.
SPRINGFIELD -- An audit in the treasurer's office found several forms of waste and abuse.
ILLINOIS -- It's illegal to recruit gang members on school property.
Update: 10:11 pm, 4/26/15, Sunday ILLINOIS -- State law prohibits those with criminal records from some jobs, like working in a school or even volunteering in certain places.
SPRINGFIELD -- A new proposal in the Statehouse rewards inmates for studying.
ILLINOIS -- State law mandates, before children enter kindergarten, they must have all their shots.
ILLINOIS -- Friday was the deadline for lawmakers to move their bills to the next phase.
ILLINOIS -- It's been ten years since lawmakers passed the Illinois Personal Information Protection Act.
ILLINOIS -- If you don't pay your student loans, you could find yourself without a job.
ILLINOIS -- Former convicts could get a second chance in the real world under a new bill in the Statehouse.
ILLINOIS -- Legislation passed out of the Senate Thursday.
ILLINOIS -- Wednesday is Earth Day.
Latest: 6:06 pm, 4/22/15, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- In honor of Earth Day, your drinking water could be getting cleaner and safer.
VERMILION COUNTY -- Red light cameras could be coming down.
ILLINOIS -- There are endangered historic landmarks all over the state.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Bruce Rauner has promised billions in savings by making painful cuts to state services, but some say his cuts may cost him more than he thinks.
ILLINOIS -- One organization says thousands of jobs in Illinois are being filled with unqualified workers.
ILLINOIS -- Some lawmakers are trying to help business owners by creating an online portal.
ILLINOIS -- As Michael Frerichs reaches his 100th day in office this Tuesday, he spoke to WCIA about his top priorities for the state treasury.
Update: 6:25 pm, 4/20/15, Monday SPRINGFIELD -- The medical marijuana law has been on the books for nearly two years.
ILLINOIS -- There are a lot of things pregnant women should be on the lookout for, but there's one virus which is not as well-known as others.
ILLINOIS -- A bill to help terminally ill patients is close to becoming law.
ILLINOIS -- Thousands of children don't know where their next meal will come from.
ILLINOIS -- You know what to do when you come to a stop sign, but what if it's not there?
ILLINOIS -- As Governor Bruce Rauner begins putting together the state's next budget, House Speaker Michael Madigan (D) is forming a new oversight panel to watch the decisions being made.
ILLINOIS -- The beginning of a budget bill in Illinois begins with dozens of testimony from businesses, schools, and regular people.
Update: 6:05 pm, 4/16/15, Thursday ILLINOIS -- Autism programs in the state are feeling the pain of Governor Bruce Rauner's budget cuts.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Tobacco Quitline also took a financial hit.
ILLINOIS -- Some babies are born addicted to drugs.
SPRINGFIELD -- Caretakers of Abraham Lincoln’s final resting place are fighting back after his tomb was labeled a ‘disappointment.’
Update: 6:08 pm SPRINGFIELD -- Wednesday marks the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's assassination.