Congresswoman Cheri Bustos says she once again learned something very important this week: while she’s been employed her entire adult life in some form or another, it’s difficult making a living if that hasn’t always been the case.
A Mattoon, Illinois man will spend some more time in jail and have to pay tens of thousands of dollars in costs after pleading guilty to having tens of thousands of dollars worth of drugs in his possession when stepping off an Amtrak train over the summer.
A Mercer County woman is taking the year-old business she’s started and moving it to Galesburg, and to Seminary Street.
Some increases in costs with continued decreases in general state aid are resulting in the Knoxville School District having to raise property taxes this year.
Knox County farmers have their chance tomorrow morning to hear about what’s come out of the Farm Bill that’s finally passed Congress.