Statewide: Getting more people into electric vehicles
From raising concerns about the environment to offering financial incentives, there is a growing effort to boost the number of electric vehicles on the road. We'll hear from Illinois' first EV coordinator about challenge.
We also visit the Redneck Fishing Tournament, an annual event where an invasive species is the catch of the day. Those stories and more on Statewide.
* Melba Lara speaks with attorney Alan Mills of the Uptown People's Law Center about a federal judge holding the Illinois Department of Corrections in contempt over healthcare for the incarcerated.
* WNIJ's Peter Medlin follows up on a recent ProPublica and Chicago Tribune investigation into police ticketing students for in-school incidents. He finds how much students in one district have been fined.