Inez Ohlendorf

Inez M. Ohlendorf, nee Hesse, 93, of Belleville, IL, born March 21, 1926, in Freeburg, IL, died Thursday, October 10, 2019, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL. Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2019, and from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, October 14, 2019, at George Renner…

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Full search warrant suggests broad corruption probe of Sen. Martin Sandoval

Chicago Democrat resigns as Transportation Committee chair   By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois phancock@capitolnewsillinois.com   SPRINGFIELD – Senate Democrats on Friday released copies of the full, unredacted search warrant that was executed on state Sen. Martin Sandoval’s office Sept. 24, and it reveals a wide-ranging probe into possible corruption involving a red-light camera company,…

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Lawmakers plan to push insulin pricing bill in veto session

$100 cap on 30-day insulin supply will be on the agenda this month   By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois Jnowicki@capitolnewsillinois.com   SPRINGFIELD — Lawmakers will aim to pass a law capping out-of-pocket insulin costs at $100 per one month’s supply when they return for the fall veto session, the bill’s sponsors announced Friday at…

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CAPITOL RECAP: Pritzker doubtful energy reforms will pass in fall sessions

By Capitol News Illinois SPRINGFIELD — A package of bills aimed at transforming the state’s energy landscape appears unlikely to move during the upcoming fall veto session after Gov. J.B. Pritzker was less than optimistic on the subject this week at an unrelated Chicago news conference. “It’s certainly something that’s being considered as part of a…

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Lester Ernst

Lester E. “Les” Ernst, 94, of Belleville, IL, born July 4, 1925, in Belleville, IL, passed away peacefully Monday, October 7, 2019, at Freeburg Care Center, Freeburg, IL, surrounded by his loving, devoted wife and all of his children. Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2019,…

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Susan Denise Henss

Susan Denise Henss, 62, of Swansea, IL, passed away on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at AMITA Health Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston, IL. VISITATION: A visitation for Susan will be held on Friday, October 4, 2019 from 5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. at Lake View Funeral Home, Fairview Heights, IL. SERVICE: A funeral service will…

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Roger J. Hervatin

Roger J. Hervatin, 74, of Mascoutah, IL born Dec. 12, 1944 in Belleville, IL died           Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 at Belleville Memorial Hospital. Visitation: From 10 am to 12 pm Friday, Oct. 11, 2019 at Moll Funeral Home in Mascoutah, IL. Funeral: A funeral service will be held 12 pm…

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JoAnn Guetterman

JoAnn Guetterman, 62, of Belleville, IL, passed away on October 4, 2019 at Hitz Nursing Home in Alhambra, IL. A Celebration of Life will be held 3:00 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019 at the American Legion in Mascoutah, IL.  Flowers may be delivered to the American Legion at 1414 West Main St., Mascoutah, IL.

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Leroy J. Weck

Leroy J. Weck, 86, of Belleville, IL, born July 26, 1933, in Belleville, IL, died Saturday, October 5, 2019, at Freeburg Care Center, Freeburg, IL. Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, and from 9 to 10…

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Glen C. Hart

Glen C. Hart, 69, of Lenzburg, IL , born April 27, 1950 in Ava, IL, passed away on Friday, October 4, 2019 at the New Athens Home for the Aged in New Athens, IL. Funeral Services will be held at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL.…

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