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Monday, October 26, 2020
Getting Around Illinois: Road Construction Updates

Lane Closure on US 30 Gateway Bridge The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that a lane closure will be installed on US 30 in Whiteside County, Illinois. The lane closure…


Thursday, October 22, 2020
Lilly Insulins to be available for $35/month

Persons who utilize Lilly insulins can now get their Insulin for $35 per month, either through the Lilly Insulin Value Program or through the Part D Senior Savings Model, which federal…


Tuesday, October 20, 2020
I-88 Bridge over Polo Road to see Lane Closure overnight on Thursday October 22 for bridge deck repairs

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that an overnight lane closure will be installed in Whiteside County. The lane closure will be on I-88 over Polo Rd, 2 miles east…


Monday, October 12, 2020
Help Us Help You: A Message from Your Community Leaders

This release is being issued jointly by  the Whiteside County Health Department, Morrison Community Hospital, CGH Medical Centers, Representative Tony McCombie, Senator Neil Anderson, County Board Chair James Duffy, Mayor…


Friday, October 2, 2020
McCombie & regional delegation send letter urging IDPH delay COVID-19 mitigation

Rep. Tony McCombie joined fellow legislators from Region 1 with a bipartisan request to Dr. Ngozi Ezike, Director of the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), to delay Region 1…


Thursday, October 1, 2020
Lane Closures to occur on US 30 Gateway Bridge

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that a lane closure will be installed on US 30 in Whiteside County, Illinois. The lane closure will be on the Gateway Bridge each…


Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Free Days at Shedd Aquarium throughout October for Illinois Residents

Illinois Residents Can Enjoy the Aquarium for Free on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays All Month WHAT:  Shedd Aquarium will offer twelve days in October when Illinois residents can visit the aquarium free…


Wednesday, September 30, 2020
State Public Health Officials Announce COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations to Take Effect in Region 1 on October 3, 2020

Region 1 Seeing Increased Positivity Rates and Hospital Admissions Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) are announcing COVID-19 resurgence mitigations will be implemented in Region 1,…


Monday, September 28, 2020
Illinois 2020 Fall Trout Season Opens October 17; Spring Wild Turkey Info. Released

The 2020 Illinois Fall Trout Fishing Season opens Saturday, Oct. 17 at more than 50 ponds, lakes, and streams throughout the state. An early opportunity at select trout sites –…


Thursday, September 24, 2020
McCombie named 2020 IEC Public Service Award recipients

The Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives’ (AIEC) board of directors unanimously selected three Illinois legislators to receive its 2020 Illinois Electric Cooperative (IEC) Public Service Award. The award is given…