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May Boost Local Food Movement.
2:13 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

USDA Creates New Microloan Program

Credit USDA

The USDA has launched a new microloan program that it says is designed to help small and family operations along with beginning and socially disadvantaged farmers.

According to a  local farm loan specialist  it may especially help a specific kind of small farmer, and give a boost to the local food movement.

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WIU Alumna
12:12 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

Erin's Law Signed by Illinois Governor

Erin Merryn
Credit glamour.com

Illinois children will start learning how to identify and report sexual abuse under a measure signed by Governor Pat Quinn.

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$4,500 Requested
9:33 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Libraries Seeking More Money

The Lee County Board of Supervisors

Lee County’s public libraries say more county funding would allow for more services.

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Rocket Slide, GIS, Budget, Trust Fund
6:48 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Around The Region

A quick look at news from around the tri-state region.

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$2,000 Boost to Base Pay
10:39 am
Wed January 23, 2013

Keokuk Teachers Present Initial Offer

Keokuk teachers are looking for raises during the 2013/2014 school year.

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