In The Tri States - July 2009

The Tri States – A look back at the top stories and features from the Tri States Public Radio news department from July 2009.

During the month, NTN Bower announced more layoffs at its plant in Macomb, Carthage chose an interim community developer, and a building collapsed on Main Street in Keokuk. In addition, Illinois lawmakers finally approved a state budget.

Features during the month include a piece on the RAGBRAI finish line in southeast Iowa, a report on the people who volunteer at the annual Cornerstone festival near Bushnell, and a look at the "County Seat" art project in Burlington.