• McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County Local first quarter jobless rate decreases A recently released report on the job market painted an upbeat portrait for McLean County. At the end of the first quarter of…

  • McLean County Calendar of Events

    McLean County Calendar of Events

    MAY 18   Twin Cities Showcase Thursday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Bone Student Center- Brown Ballroom, 100 N. University St., Normal Free The McLean County Chamber of Commerce hosts an opportunity…

  • R.F.D. NEWS & VIEWS

    R.F.D. NEWS & VIEWS

    The meteorological events of the past few weeks have served as a reminder that while political shiftings and legislation affecting agriculture comes and goes with election cycles, the…

  • McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County State Farm to close offices, shift some operations to HQ After notching a reported $7 billion underwriting loss in 2016, Bloomington-based State Farm Insurance announced…

STATE NEWS

State pays tribute to African-American veterans

The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) hosted a tribute to African American Veterans Feb. 8 at the National Guard Armory in Urbana. The ceremony honored all African…

Illinois Congressional delegation: How they voted

Report for week ending February 9, 2018.   UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Sexual Harassment In U.S. House: The House on Feb. 6 passed a bipartisan bill (HR 4924) that would…

Term limits sought for legislative leaders

Illinois House Republicans are pushing legislation that would limit state legislative leaders to a decade in power. Legislation proposed by state Rep. Thomas Bennett (R-Gibson City)…

Ad 1 – 300×250 – Google ROS

Ad 2 – 300×250 – Medianet ROS