TSPR Local
5:07 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

Investigation Continues into FM Shooting

The Fort Madison Police Department is still trying to determine why a teenager fatally shot herself early Wednesday morning.

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Libraries
12:02 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

McDonough Co. Libraries Secure Money For Improvements

Illinois Representative Norine Hammond, Library Director Dennis Danowski, Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White, Illinois Senator John Sullivan and Macomb Mayor Mike Inman
Emily Boyer TSPR

The Macomb Public Library and the Colchester District Library are receiving state funds for renovations and expansion.

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Expansion to Four-Lane
8:55 am
Fri June 13, 2014

20 Miles by 2020 - Highway 34

Construction is underway on the Highway 34 Bypass around Biggsville

Supporters are trying to take advantage of the momentum surrounding a multi-million dollar highway project in west-central Illinois.

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Also Suing Romney Campaign
3:19 pm
Thu June 12, 2014

Lawsuit: Rutherford 'Coerced And Intimidated' Employee Into Political Work

Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford speaks with reporters in this file photo from August 2013.
Credit Brian Mackey

A former state employee Thursday filed more allegations of political and sexual harassment against Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford.

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Tim Van Alstine
10:49 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Former AD Draws Final Paycheck From WIU

Former WIU Athletic Director Tim Van Alstine

Western Illinois University's former Athletic Director Dr. Tim Van Alstine reached a resignation agreement with Western in May of last year.

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Knox County Historical Museum
3:24 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

A View of an Extinct Species

The passenger pigeon
Credit Knox County Historical Museum

The Knox County Historical Museum is marking the 100-year anniversary of the passenger pigeon’s disappearance from the planet.

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Bill Knight – June 12
2:25 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

Improving the Environment While Creating Jobs

Credit Rich Egger

Corporations and mainstream media often repeat the “jobs vs. the environment” angle to situations, but that’s a false choice.

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University Budget
9:52 am
Wed June 11, 2014

WIU Outlines Spending Plan for Next Year

Credit 401(K)2012 / Flickr Creative Commons

Western Illinois University has a preliminary spending plan in place for next year.

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New Chamber Director
2:55 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Oltmans Brings Fresh Perspective to Keokuk

Shelly Oltmans is the new Executive Director of the Keokuk Area Chamber of Commerce.
Credit ISU Extension & Outreach

The new head of the Keokuk Area Chamber of Commerce believes being an outsider will help her better do her job.

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Shop Talk – June 10
11:21 am
Tue June 10, 2014

Judgment Calls for News Departments

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the sometimes difficult decisions that must be made when covering stories.

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