Saturday Jul 5
Second group inquires about marijuana facility in Iroquois County
County Board Chairman Rod Copas informed the board's policy and procedure committee of the news but did not disclose details.
GOP leaders will address vacancy
Republican leaders in five central Illinois counties will meet Sunday in Fairbury to begin developing a plan to replace state Rep. Josh Harms, R-Watseka, on the November general election ballot.
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A state lawmaker is stepping down, one is removing himself from the ballot and another has been appointed to fill a seat that's already been vacated.
Illinois lawmaker will not seek re-election this fall
An Illinois state representative is announcing plans to remove himself from the November ballot.
Harms will take name off ballot
State Rep. Josh Harms, R-Watseka, intends to file paperwork this week to remove himself from the November ballot, citing a desire to return to teaching and be closer to his family.
New health care era starts for two area counties
Public health services in Ford and Iroquois counties will begin again on Tuesday.