Tony has a B.A. in American Studies from Miami University. He previously worked at WNIJ in DeKalb, IL and WMUB in Oxford, OH. His first job in journalism was as a stringer, recording stats for local high school sports.
Stories by Tony Arnold
Former ally of indicted Madigan advisor speaks out for the first time about being implicated in explosive 2012 email that shook Springfield
GOP U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger announced he won’t seek re-election and two sitting Democrats could be headed for a bitter primary fight.
Lawmakers end their fall session by backing new boundaries pitting Democratic U.S. Rep. Marie Newman against U.S. Rep. Jesus “Chuy” Garcia.
Quenneville’s decision follows an internal review that found he sat on sexual assault allegations to protect the Blackhawks’ 2010 Stanley Cup run.
Majority Democrats also moved to close a loophole they say is being exploited by workers who want to skirt COVID-19 vaccine mandates.
Ex-Blackhawks player Kyle Beach speaks out about being ‘John Doe’ in the team’s sexual assault scandal
Beach says he feels vindicated by the Hawks’ internal probe that faulted the team’s response to his sexual abuse claim against an ex-coach.
The NHL fined the team $2 million after an internal review found leaders kept a player’s allegations against a then-assistant coach quiet for weeks during its 2010 run for the Stanley Cup.
A day away from the state employee vaccine deadline, thousands of Illinois workers remain unvaccinated or have not reported their status
Gov. JB Pritzker made a deal Monday with some 7,000 state employees, but correctional workers in the state’s largest public worker union aren’t in it.
The Democratic-drawn map also would crowd four GOP incumbents into two downstate congressional districts. It could get a final vote next week.
The draft map released Friday could pad the Democratic party’s lead in Congress, but may push Kinzinger to seek another office.