ILLINOIS -- An Independence Day shootout has Governor Quinn taking aim at gun violence. But, his stance could come with a cost for gun owners.
CHAMPAIGN -- Each year, countless children are accidentally injured or killed by guns which should have been properly secured.
ILLINOIS -- Medical marijuana users can keep their guns.
RANTOUL -- A man was arrested after police say he was caught with a loaded gun and drugs.
CHAMPAIGN -- A third man has been arrested for guns stolen from an area store.
ILLINOIS -- Concealed-carry is now the law in Illinois, but gun rights advocates are still fighting for more rights saying concealed-carry is just a start.
DECATUR -- Police arrested one man after executing a search warrant on a home in the 800-block of South Stone.
Latest: 10:02 pm, 3/3/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- Two men accused of robbing a home store twice last summer have been arrested.
DECATUR -- Police say a man they arrested is wanted for a 2012 murder in Saginaw, Michigan.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some hunters forced a school to go on lock-down.
Latest: 10:04 pm, 12/18/13, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- The state is Taking Action to answer complaints about concealed-carry.
BELLEVILLE -- Classes are filling up fast for people who want the right to carry and conceal.
DANVILLE -- Concealed-carry in Illinois will be a big change, but at least one police department says the training out there for the public isn't enough.
SPRINGFIELD -- Chicago was recently named the country's most violent city.
CHAMPAIGN -- Champaign County's housing authority board voted to let tenants keep firearms on their properties.
Update: 5:05 pm, 9/26/13, Thursday ATWOOD -- Hundreds of people waiting to be concealed-carry instructors got their wish.
DECATUR -- Macon County Crime Stoppers has a creative new way to help keep illegal guns off the streets and it could mean extra cash in your wallet.
SPRINGFIELD -- Survivors of victims of gun violence are calling on Congress to enact universal background checks for all gun sales, but firearm advocates aren't having it.
SPRINGFIELD -- A new law will crack down on gun sellers.
SPRINGFIELD -- Another state lawmaker wants to make changes about a month after concealed-carry became law.
SPRINGFIELD -- Now that concealed-carry is on the books, the state is trying harder to keep track of guns.
ATWOOD -- Some people enjoy listening to classical overtures or waves from the ocean.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn may have lost one battle with gun control, but he's still fighting the war on gun crime in Illinois.
CHICAGO -- Using the neighborhood around Wrigley Field as a backdrop, Governor Pat Quinn advocated Friday for his amendatory veto to change a concealed-carry bill.
SHELBYVILLE -- Shelby County has joined the list of Illinois counties which won't prosecute gun owners who carry a concealed weapon.
SPRINGFIELD -- In two weeks concealed-carry will be allowed in Illinois, but some lawmakers are worried the permit process will take a lot longer.
SPRINGFIELD -- Another county official is giving the okay for people to carry concealed firearms even though it's not legal yet.
SPRINGFIELD -- A convicted felon faces drug and weapons charges after an investigation.
SPRINGFIELD -- Time is running out for lawmakers to strike a deal on concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- Another attempt at passing concealed-carry failed in the State House Thursday.
MT. ZION -- Two Decatur men face charges for holding up a resale shop at gunpoint.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is working to toughen gun control laws and now he's getting help from religious leaders.
SANGAMON COUNTY -- Gun control continues to be a hot topic.
DECATUR -- A crime sweep leads to nearly 30-arrests.
GEORGETOWN -- Some unused land now has a purpose.
SPRINGFIELD -- The debate on gun control continues to heat up at the capitol.
FORSYTH -- Ten juveniles and one adult face multiple charges including residential burglary, aggravated possession of stolen firearms, theft over $10,000 and possession of a stolen vehicle.
URBANA -- The demand is still high for guns and ammunition after recent, proposed gun laws.
SPRINGFIELD -- The national debate over assault weapons is heating up and it's drawing business to Central Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- The pressure is on for lawmakers to pass a concealed-carry law in Illinois and a new bill could be the answer.
CHAMPAIGN-- Police arrested two men they say broke into a home last night.
SPRINGFIELD -- Crime Stoppers in Sangamon and Menard Counties will focus more on getting guns off the streets.
MAHOMET -- If the ruling stands, that means law enforcement won't be the only people with guns. But that idea doesn't have them worried.
ROCHESTER -- You may be able to renew your FOID card faster if one lawmaker gets his way.
SPRINGFIELD -- A state lawmaker from Decatur is pushing for concealed carry in Illinois, but only under certain conditions.
URBANA -- Church leaders have a plan to counter all the gun violence we've seen this summer.
Update: 5:57 pm, 7/13/12, Friday
CHAMPAIGN -- Two men arrested Thursday appeared in court Friday.
Update: 10:29 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- Crime Stoppers tips led Champaign Police to find several guns hidden in people's homes.
CHAMPAIGN -- Another person is dead; the victim of an accidental shooting.
A hospital worker is arrested in Springfield after coworkers say they found a loaded gun in his locker.