Western Illinois Regional Council http://tristatesradio.com en Hancock County Surveys Residents http://tristatesradio.com/post/hancock-county-surveys-residents <p>Residents in Hancock County are being solicited for their opinion in a regional survey. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:30:00 +0000 Emily Boyer 49205 at http://tristatesradio.com Hancock County Surveys Residents Money for Water Well Improvements http://tristatesradio.com/post/money-water-well-improvements <p>More money is now available to improve private wells in several west-central Illinois counties. The Western Illinois Regional Council (WIRC) has received a second $50,000 grant from the <a href="http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome" target="_blank">U.S. Department of Agriculture</a>. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:41:23 +0000 Emily Boyer 48925 at http://tristatesradio.com Money for Water Well Improvements Experts Answering Obamacare Questions http://tristatesradio.com/post/experts-answering-obamacare-questions <p>Specially-trained navigators for the Affordable Care Act are preaching patience as the federal government corrects problems with the<a href="https://www.healthcare.gov/" target="_blank"> healthcare website</a>. Sat, 16 Nov 2013 23:21:03 +0000 Rich Egger 43951 at http://tristatesradio.com Experts Answering Obamacare Questions Non-Profit Helps Those Needing Water http://tristatesradio.com/post/non-profit-helps-those-needing-water <p>Non-profits help those in the region who are in need of food.&nbsp; Now because of the drought, an increasing number of people need help getting access to water as well. Tue, 11 Dec 2012 21:34:45 +0000 Scott Stuntz 25671 at http://tristatesradio.com Non-Profit Helps Those Needing Water Land Use Suggestions In Comprehensive Plan Irk Farm Bureau http://tristatesradio.com/post/land-use-suggestions-comprehensive-plan-irk-farm-bureau <p></p><p>The McDonough County Comprehensive Plan Committee made some last minute changes before sending the plan to the full county board for its approval.</p><p></p><p>Most significantly, almost all references to “land use” were removed. Some committee members and the McDonough County Farm Bureau Board of Directors treated the seven letter phrase like a four letter word and feared it would eventually lead to the “z” word: zoning.</p> Sun, 02 Dec 2012 18:08:32 +0000 Rich Egger 25208 at http://tristatesradio.com Land Use Suggestions In Comprehensive Plan Irk Farm Bureau