Rushville library en In The Tri States <p></p><p>A look back at the top stories and features from the Tri States Public Radio news department from October 2012.&nbsp;</p><p>Monmouth was the only municipality to receive a grant from the inaugural Illinois Broadband Innovation Fund, the public raised more questions about Iowa Fertilizer Company’s proposed plant in Lee County, and a state panel voted to proceed with the closure of the Jacksonville Developmental Center.</p> Sun, 04 Nov 2012 16:09:58 +0000 Rich Egger 23917 at In The Tri States Rushville Ready to Match Library Grant <p></p><p>Rushville already has the money in hand to make it eligible for $1.2 million in state grant money to build a new library building.</p><p>The $400,000 required in local matching money comes in the form of a bequest from Mardelle Hinner. The estate stipulated the cash be spent on a new library building.</p><p>Library Director Charlene Copeland said the current two-story building will be replaced by a single-story library.</p> Sat, 27 Oct 2012 22:10:57 +0000 Rich Egger 23580 at Rushville Ready to Match Library Grant