Civil suit against vets’ home dropped

A civil suit in Adams County over a 2017 Legionnaires' related death at the Illinois Veterans' Home in Quincy has been dropped. 

Department of Veterans Affairs awards $4.1 million to support Vets’ Home

U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) announced Tuesday that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has awarded $4,156,722 to the State of Illinois to support the cost of 2016 renovations of the domestic water system for Legionella control at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy.