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Cold Storage Facility Officially Coming to Monmouth

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5-16-14 Cloverleaf 1UPDATED 2:25pm 5/16/14  The rumor is finally true, and the name is official: An Iowa-based cold storage company is building a multi-million dollar facility in Warren County.

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.

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.

Weather Here Not as Bad as Elsewhere

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Strong to severe thunderstorms moved through the region once again yesterday, but much like the first round, they didn’t provide many problems, if any, in Galesburg.

The National Weather Service doesn’t have any storm reports for the immediate area, but storm spotters did tell forecasters that roughly one-and-a-third inches of rain fell in town in just three hours yesterday evening.