14 water bottle filling stations are slated to go up across the Western Illinois University campus during the 2013-14 school year.
A bi-partisan panel of ten Illinois lawmakers has been working this summer to find a solution to the state’s pension problem.
Trotter Contracting, Inc owner Chris Trotter said he has a pending agreement to buy the Lamoine Hotel building in downtown Macomb from Gatehouse Media.
The USDA has issued a report saying over half of Illinois, and over 80 percent of Iowa is abnormally dry but corn and soybeans are not the only crops at risk if the dry weather continues.
Three school districts have agreed to form a new conference in western Illinois, but two other districts remain undecided.