Listen: Pritzker, Illinois And Danny Whitney discussed on WBBM Programming
"Making news a man killed in a shooting on the south side yesterday. Police say two males walked up to the Twenty-three-year-old victim with twenty one hundred block of west sixty third straight and shot him in the chest. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital say they found cartridge casings for a handgun and a rifle at the scene. But no weapons were recovered and no arrests have been made authorities have identified a man who was electrocuted. When he fell from a C T a platform onto the third. Braille. In the Lincoln park neighborhood, this happened last August, Cook County medical examiner's office says fifty nine year old Danny Whitney fell from the platform onto the tracks at the Fullerton station on August, twenty first autopsy found Whitney was electrocuted. And his death was ruled an accident. WBZ news time four twenty one about one hundred people braved the chilly waters of Lake Michigan over the weekend for a religious ceremony. WBZ M's Nancy hardy with the detail members of Saint Mary's Byzantine church in whiting and other followers of the eastern Catholic faith gathered on docks in the Hammond. Marina for the first local blessing of the lake the northwest, Indiana times reports Bishop Lila unlock who was in the region attending a retreat in Monday line with other Catholic bishops led the ceremony saying he was to protect the world created by God, the blessing has implications. Beyond Chicago father, Andrew summers and says because the water slow into the Chicago river and then down the Mississippi, anti hardy NewsRadio on one zero five point nine FM in Springfield, Illinois, house executive committee has approved a plan pushed by governor elect GB Pritzker to increase salaries he can offer to cabinet members. Lee committee voted unanimously. Lead to increase salaries by fifteen percent for agency directors and assistant directors hired by Pritzker democratic Representative Christian Mitchell is sponsoring the plan says Pritzker is having difficulty attracting talented people necessarily defects illinois's problems because the pay is not competitive, transportation and corrections department jobs pay one hundred fifty thousand dollars and we'd go up to one hundred seventy two five the state police director is paid one hundred forty thousand and would get one hundred sixty one thousand Mitchell says prison directors in California and Texas get well over two hundred thousand"