Those who want a hand in their job hunting will get a chance to do during the Road Map to Success Employment Expo, Friday, June 21, 10:00 am to noon at the Spoon River College Community Outreach Center.
An effort to keep individuals with mental health issues out of the Lee County Jail is proceeding.
The US Senate passed a new five year farm bill last week and the house may take it up as early as this week.
The concealed carry legislation approved late last month by the Illinois General Assembly creates a seven-member board to review applications from people who want to be able to carry a gun in public.
A multi-million dollar project on Fort Madison's west side is ready to proceed.