Voters throughout McDonough County will be asked in April to approve a quarter-cent increase in the sales tax to pay for road repairs.
The Western Illinois Regional Council is starting up its annual Hunters Helping the Hungry program.
Even though the weather is getting cooler, the McDonough County Health Department is still on the lookout for West Nile Virus.
The Illinois War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission is leading a statewide effort to map out the locations of the graves of some 20,000 veterans. To this point, about 3,000 have been documented.
A medical marijuana cultivation center will not be built in McDonough County.
It’s been a few years since the Cardinal Point Wind Farm was proposed, and it might be a few more years before construction begins.
Some members of the Macomb community plan to protest if "disgusting" signs show up as students return to Western Illinois University this week.
The Prairie Land Conservancy strives to protect habitat and natural areas in west central Illinois. The organization wants to include more people in its efforts.
With school getting underway, drivers are being encouraged to be on the look-out for students.
Residents of McDonough County are being asked to provide feedback on how to make the area more bicycle-friendly.