McLean County News Briefs

McLean County News Briefs

McLean County Construction projects mean long-term road closures Portions of the Route 9 state highway will be closed in both directions through Tuesday, Aug. 15 as efforts to replace…

  • McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County Interns earn way into Master Gardeners program University of Illinois Extension’s branch for McLean and Livingston counties recently welcomed 18 interns into its master…

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    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County Local airport looking to broaden tax base to full county The Central Illinois Regional Airport could soon tax residents across McLean County under a plan Executive Director…

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    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…

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    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County Behavioral health forum slated for May 18 The McLean County Behavioral Health Coordinating Council will hold a first-ever Community Behavioral Health Forum from 1 to 6:30…

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    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County Normal man arrested on suspicion of killing Bloomington man Normal Police arrested a 22-year-old man from the town on suspicion of fatally shooting a 22-year-old Bloomington…

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    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County Twin Cities receive historic preservation-related grant The Illinois Historic Preservation Agency recently announced the City of Bloomington and Town of Normal will receive…

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    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…