CHICAGO (AP) — The state Department of Employment Security says Illinois unemployment dropped in June to 7.1 percent. It was the fourth straight monthly decrease in the state’s jobless rate.
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MASCOUTAH, Ill. (AP) — Nearly 300 jobs are to be cut at Scott Air Force Base in southern Illinois.
A company that has been operating in Galesburg since 1972 has decided to stop operations.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Officials in the Peoria area say they’re trying to attract an Asian carp processing plant to central Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — A task force formed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel has recommended Chicago raise its minimum wage to $13 an hour.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Associated Press has learned Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford fired three top administrators after an investigation by the treasurer’s inspector general.
Xanadu Women’s Fashions moved to town in November, located in Knox Square next to Great Clips and Verizon, but co-owner Ann Hicke says the traffic wasn’t really what they were looking for.