It took a while, but Macomb city code finally defines the word "majority" to mean a number that is more than half.
The McDonough County clerk is asking the city to no longer hold a primary in February of odd-numbered years.
There are 498 fewer students attending Western Illinois University this fall than at this time last year.
Macomb aldermen voted in favor of spending $200,000 in Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District funds to help a developer acquire and repair the old Lamoine Hotel.
Macomb’s downtown revitalization committee is still unable to reach a decision on which plan to present to the city council.