Cubs get big bat in Daniel Murphy deal

DETROIT (AP) — The Chicago Cubs know all too well what Daniel Murphy can do at the plate. So they are very much looking forward to playing alongside him for a change. The Cubs bolstered their struggling lineup by acquiring Murphy in a trade…

City Council votes down methadone clinic

By Jim Hagerty Reporter ROCKFORD - The Rockford City Council on Monday voted against the opening of a second methadone clinic on the east side. The treatment facility was being proposed by Mathers Clinic and was voted down by the Code and…