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LIVE COVERAGE: Governor Pat Quinn Appearing in Monmouth Today

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Listen LiveGovernor 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.

Tornado Watch in Effect Until 7pm

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Breaking NewsThe National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WATCH in effect until 7pm for the following counties in our area:  Knox, Warren, Fulton, Hancock, Henderson, McDonough, Peoria, Stark, and Mercer Counties, along with parts of Iowa and Missouri.  That means conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms and tornadoes in and close to the watch area.   Tune in to AM 1400 WGIL if any warnings are issued.  Stay with us for more details.