TONIGHT: Mostly clear. A chilly night. Low: 54. Winds: Northeast 10-15 mph.
THURSDAY: Sunny and pleasant. High: 78. Winds: Northeast 5-10 mph.
Storm Team 20 Chief Meteorologist
Illinois Unemployment Steady in October
Unemployment numbers were released today for the month of October, and the state's rate is holding steady from September at 8.8 percent.
Last year at this time, unemployment for Illinois was 10 percent, so the new figures reflect a drop of 1.2 percent year-to-year.
The state added more than 4,800 jobs last month.