Apr 18, 2014
Canton's ferry will never ride the Mississippi again
For years, the Canton ferry connected residents from northeast Missouri and Illinois.
Chinese pigs eating soybeans cut U.S. supply to 1965 low
In the 60 years that Ursa Farmers Cooperative has been loading Midwest soybeans onto boats along the Mississippi River, business has never been this good.
U.S. Soybean Supply "Near Critically Low"
Soy stockpiles in the U.S., where farmers harvested the third-largest crop ever just six months ago, according to Bloomberg News, are the lowest that they have been in at least five decades.
Ex-official gets 30 days in western Ill. drug case
A former Adams County Drug Court official has been sentenced to 30 days in jail after pleading guilty to drug charges.
Power outages troubling parts of the Tri-States
Illinois residents in the Tri-State area are reporting power outages Monday morning as icy conditions and sleet continue around the region.