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Biology Professor Susan Romano
7:57 am
Tue August 27, 2013

WIU Professor Becomes Society of American Foresters Fellow

Susan Romano teaches GIS courses at WIU's QC's Riverfront campus and is a new member of the Society of American Foresters.
Credit WIU

Some careers and sciences are largely dominated by men. This is especially true for forestry.

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Set to add full time staff
7:13 am
Mon August 26, 2013

Sitka Salmon Shares Expands

One of Sitka's fishing crews. The company is adding storage space and workers.
Credit http://www.sitkasalmonshares.com/fv-sultan.html

One of the tenants of the Galesburg Sustainable Business Center is expanding, and creating jobs.

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Trying to Reduce Waste
12:01 pm
Sun August 25, 2013

Thinking Green Rather Than Purple at WIU

One of the water bottle refilling stations
Credit WIU

14 water bottle filling stations are slated to go up across the Western Illinois University campus during the 2013-14 school year.

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$100 Billion Unfunded Liability
11:31 am
Fri August 23, 2013

Illinois Pension Committee Still at Work

Credit Rich Egger

A bi-partisan panel of ten Illinois lawmakers has been working this summer to find a solution to the state’s pension problem.

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Assisted Living Apartments
3:43 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Buyer Found for Lamoine Hotel

The cornerstone of the Lamoine Hotel
Rich Egger

Trotter Contracting, Inc owner Chris Trotter said he has a pending agreement to buy the Lamoine Hotel building in downtown Macomb from Gatehouse Media.

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