21, Aug 2014 - Court to unseal some files in probe of Gov. Walker - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A federal appeals court decided Thursday to unseal two dozen documents in a secret investigation into whether Gov. Scott Walker's campaign illegally coordinated with conservative groups in 2012.
20, Aug 2014 - Madison, IL Man gets 65 years prison in dismemberment killing
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) – One of two men accused of killing a southwestern Illinois woman and dismembering her body has pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 65 years in prison. A Madison County judge sentenced 29-year-old Patrick Chase of Alton to 45 years on a first-degree murder charge and 20 years on a charge of […]
20, Aug 2014 - Madison, IL Man gets 65 years in prison in dismemberment killing
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- One of two men accused of killing a southwestern Illinois woman and dismembering her body has pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 65 years in prison.
20, Aug 2014 - Madison, IL Man sentenced to prison for truck thefts
MADISON — An Illinois man was sentenced to prison this week for stealing semitrailer trucks in Eau Claire and transporting them over the state line.
19, Aug 2014 - Police log - Aug. 19, 2014
The police log is supplied by the Washington County Communications Center An arrest is merely an accusation. All suspects should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. JAIL COUNT Total — 23 Treatment — 0 Male section — 18 Female section — 2 Work release — 1 Holding — 1 Special needs – 0 Contract inmates — 1 Other facility — 0 Arrests Karen Ann Madison, 45, of West Illinois ...
19, Aug 2014 - Madison, IL Woman gets prison term for defrauding ex-employer
A southwestern Illinois woman who admitted defrauding more than $440,000 from her former employer has been ordered to spend two years and nine months in federal prison.
04, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Wis. man sentenced for drugging, assaulting women - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Brian Stowe sat with his head down as, one by one, three women walked to the front of a Wisconsin courtroom and described their shock at finding out their close friend had drugged them to the point of unconsciousness, then sexually assaulted and photographed them.
03, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Jury to weigh death penalty in carjack killing - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Spo
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A man who could face the death penalty for killing a South Dakota hospice nurse as part of a plan to assassinate President Barack Obama has a history of mental illness and his life should be spared, his attorney argued Wednesday.
01, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Businessman gets prison in bid-rigging scheme
EAST ST. LOUIS (AP) — A southern Illinois businessman and philanthropist who federal investigators say made $1 million in a bid-rigging scandal orchestrated by a county treasurer has been ordered to more than a year in prison. read more
01, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Man gets 8 years for deadly DUI wreck that killed Granite City woman
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- A southwestern Illinois man has been sentenced to eight years in prison in a 2012 drunken-driving wreck that killed a passenger in the other vehicle. Twenty-five-year-old Travis King of New Douglas was sentenced Monday in Madison County. King already had pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated drunken driving. Authorities say that on Oct. 20, 2012, King drove into ...
01, Apr 2014 - Madison, IL Businessman gets prison time in bid-rigging scheme
A southern Illinois businessman who federal investigators say made $1 million in a Madison County bid-rigging scandal has been ordered to spend more than a year in prison.