Tuesday Feb 25
Former Ford-Iroquois health official named to head new agency
A 22-year employee of the to-be-dissolved Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department has been offered the administrator's position for the to-be-created Iroquois County Public Health Department.
Candidate withdraws from Ford County judge race
Attorney Ross Sorensen has withdrawn his candidacy for the Ford County circuit judge's post in the March 18 Republican primary election.
Three file for GOP primary for Ford judge seat
All three candidates for a judicial vacancy in Ford County filed nominating petitions at 8 a.m. today at the State Board of Elections in Springfield.
Committee to be resume meeting in Iroquois County
The Iroquois County Board's long-inactive health committee is expected to begin meeting again following the creation of a public health department serving exclusively Iroquois County.
Prosecutors seeking to bar testimony of psychiatrist
Iroquois County prosecutors are trying to keep a jury from hearing a psychiatrist's opinion that a Champaign man was having a manic episode when he allegedly detained and fondled a female employee in an adult bookstore near Buckley last year.