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
An unnamed player on the 2010 Stanley Cup-winning team alleges ex-coach Brad Aldrich forcibly touched him and threatened to ruin his career.
Team GM Stan Bowman pledges cooperation but stays silent on a May 2010 meeting to discuss a player’s sexual assault allegations against an ex-coach.
The first-term Democrat credited the way Illinois residents responded to the pandemic as part of his motivation for seeking re-election.
Legislative Inspector General Carol Pope says she’s leaving because she didn’t have the authority to launch independent investigations or issue subpoenas.
The latest claim marks the seventh WBEZ has documented involving former Blackhawks Coach Bradley Aldrich.
A WBEZ investigation found at least seven allegations involving the coach between his time working for the Blackhawks, Miami University and as a volunteer high school coach. He was convicted of criminal sexual conduct with a student in 2013.
A newly released university police report shows a student reported allegations against Brad Aldrich in 2018, at least the sixth recorded allegation against the former coach.
A police investigative report obtained by WBEZ shows authorities investigated at least two other encounters involving youth. No charges were filed.
Illinois Lawmakers Return For Unfinished Business, Including A Massive Energy Bill And An Elected Chicago School Board
A dispute over closing Illinois coal fire plants has emerged as one of the issues holding up a compromise on the energy deal.
New Energy Bill Pushed By Gov. JB Pritzker Would Save Nuclear Plants — But Cost Customers Nearly $700 Million
The proposal would also require utility regulators to open an investigation into ComEd’s lobbying and end the utility giant’s current ratemaking formula that guarantees profits.