DeKalb – The author of the Crain's article "Illinois' Business Climate Outshines its Neighbors'" discusses his findings with WNIJ's Dan Klefstad. Reporter John Pletz cites several positives, but warns of problems ahead.
WNIJ news – Wall Street, Chicago and Los Angeles. Those are among the locations where demonstrations over economic equality and other issues have attracted large crowds. WNIJ's Mike Moen reports, the movement is spreading to smaller cities, including one in northern Illinois:
WNIJ news – A new ordinance in the Chicago suburb of Aurora is receiving a lot of attention. It allows police to impose an administrative fee for anyone who is arrested and booked into the city's jail. WNIJ's Mike Moen reports on why Aurora's version of this not-so-new concept is in the spotlight: