DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Farmers will produce a record-breaking corn harvest this year, surpassing earlier expectations of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which has revised upward its estimate of this year’s corn harvest to 14 billion bushels.
FIRST REPORTED 1:50pm, UPDATED 4:42pm The Galesburg Education Association’s Negotiating Team was greeted with applause this morning as they prepared to enter the District 205 offices at the Lincoln school. About 4 hours of negotiating later, an agreeable contract was not reached between the two parties.
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. (AP) — The makers of Jelly Belly candy say they’re reducing their workforce at the company’s North Chicago factory and will no longer make their famous jelly beans there.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — The parents of an infant boy have pleaded not guilty to charges that they caused his death by rolling over onto him while sleeping and intoxicated.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The normally lackluster race for Illinois state treasurer is becoming increasingly contentious.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Board of Education officials say problems collecting information have forced a delay in the release of last year’s state education reports.
Robert Eugene Seiler, 83, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 9:34 AM Sunday, August 10, 2014 at his home.