Monday Apr 29
Delta Farm Press
Specialty crops take center stage at farm bill hearing
Despite the fact that immigration reform is in the wheelhouse of the House Judiciary Committee, the topic was front-and-center during a Wednesday hearing of the Subcommittee on Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture.
Bureau County Republican
Loren Ayers, 85, of Yorkville, formerly of LaMoille, died Monday, May 30, 2011, at the Hillside Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Yorkville.
Mt. Vernon Register-News
Keenes man dies in wreck
A Keenes man was pronounced dead at the scene of a one-vehicle accident early Monday morning.
Kirk's Senate campaign in Carbondale
Vernon National Night Out Veterans Park S. 27th Street and Logan Street, Mt. Vernon What: Congressman Mark Kirk continues his tour of Southern Illinois Tuesday with a stop in Carbondale to unveil his Southern Illinois Agenda to highlight the priorities of area citizens.
Police say man tampered with ammonia tanks, fled
William H. Faberman, 40, has been lodged in the Wayne County Jail on preliminary charges of anhydrous ammonia tampering and aggravated fleeing and eluding.