TSPR Local

Bill Sent to Governor
5:54 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Illinois Legislature Approves Conceal-Carry

Governor Pat Quinn says he will “review” legislation allowing people to carry guns in public.

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Lock 19 at Keokuk Remains Open
5:28 pm
Thu May 30, 2013

Three Mississippi River Locks Closed

Lock 19 in Keokuk

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has closed three locks on the Mississippi River due to rising water levels.

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Goal to Spur Changes to Social Assistance
5:08 pm
Thu May 30, 2013

Greater Burlington Partnership Releases Report

Greater Burlington Partnership President Jason Hutcheson

The Greater Burlington Partnership hopes a new report generates debate about how social assistance programs are used in Des Moines County.

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Rain affecting crop insurance coverage
3:19 pm
Thu May 30, 2013

Tri-States Farmers Face Choice

Flooded Farmland West of Macomb
Credit Scott Stuntz

Farmers who still have not been able to get into the fields will have a decision to make at the end of the month.

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50% Plus One
1:37 pm
Thu May 30, 2013

Macomb Reviewing Election Options

Fourth Ward Alderman Dave Dorsett
Credit Rich Egger

In response to the confusion caused by the 50% Plus One case, Macomb aldermen are considering whether to get rid of the February election.

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