Governor Pat Quinn and Knox and Warren County officials formally broke ground today on a distribution center for Sioux City-based Cloverleaf Cold Storage not far from the Farmland Foods plant in Monmouth.
CHICAGO (AP) — A man suspected of breaking into a church rectory on Chicago’s South Side and beating and robbing an elderly Catholic priest in 2011 has been arrested and charged.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A spending plan the Illinois House has approved includes more money for schools, veterans’ homes and prisons.
Governor Pat Quinn will appear in Monmouth this morning to make an announcement regarding the announcement that Cloverleaf Cold Storage will build a multi-million dollar facility in the Maple City, and bring with it at least 150 jobs. We’ll have live coverage of the announcement beginning at approximately 11:45am on WGIL and WGIL.com. For more details on the announcement, CLICK HERE.
A tradition at Carl Sandburg College saw hundreds of students receive both honors and their associate degrees, Thursday night.