RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVES THIS WEEK (04/22/2024)

(OLNEY/NEWTON) The American Red Cross is asking all donors to get out and give blood at their next earliest opportunity to help replenish currently low area blood supplies. Here’s the […]

IN AREA MEETINGS TONIGHT (04/22/2024)

(OLNEY/NOBLE) There are two municipal meetings coming up in Richland County : Both meetings are open to the public, with the exception of any executive sessions.

RCES HOSTING MEET THE KINDERGARDEN TEACHERS NIGHT

(OLNEY) The Richland County Elementary School in Olney will host its Kindergarten “Meet the Teachers Night” this coming Thursday evening from 4:30 to 6:00. Those attending will take a short […]

DAIRY MARGIN COVERAGE SIGN UPS OPEN

(SPRINGFIELD) Diary producers are reminded to enroll in 2024 Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) by April 29th. While the signup began back at the end of February, the payments began last […]

ILLINOIS STATE NEWS BRIEF (04/22/2024)

(SPRINGFIELD) A measure to modify Illinois’ health insurance regulations is now heading ot the Illinois State Senate. That’s after House Bill 5395 was approved in the State House late last […]

MONDAY WEATHER DISCUSSION (04/22/2024)

(OLNEY/NEWTON) With a surface high centered over the ArkLaTex region this morning, far to our south/southwest, we’ll have another dry day on tap for this Monday, plus warmer air moving […]

NEWTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING RECAP (04/18/2024)

(NEWTON) The Newton City Council met in regular session this past Tuesday night. The Council : approved the payment of all bills as presented – $186,438 in pre-paids and $76,739 […]