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Man Killed By Vehicle While Lying In Marshall County Road – 9/26/16

September 26th, 2016

>>Man Killed By Vehicle While Lying In Marshall County Road

A man is dead after he was run over by a car in rural Marshall County.  Authorities say Austin Wright was lying in the road early yesterday when he was hit by pickup truck in Henry.  The driver of the truck told deputies that he didn’t see the victim in the early morning fog.  No charges are expected to be filed

Illinois Planning For 200th Birthday – 9/26/16

September 26th, 2016

>>Illinois Planning For 200th Birthday

If you want-in on Illinois’ big birthday in 2018, this is your week. The state is holding a number of planning meetings this week to continue planning for Illinois’ bicentennial. A commission is already looking to plan events and book speakers. Governor Rauner last week named a new director to head the bicentennial celebration.

DCFS Report, Audit Show Fatality Rate Among Youth In Care – 9/26/16

September 26th, 2016

>>DCFS Report, Audit Show Fatality Rate Among Youth In Care

The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is setting a record it would rather not have when it comes to youth fatalities. The “Chicago Tribune” reported Sunday eleven youths have died while in DCFS care in a two-year period that ended in June 2015. An office audit indicates poverty played a role in the spike.

State Reminds Soon-To-Be-Uninsured Policyholders To Find Something Soon – 9/26/16

September 26th, 2016

>>State Reminds Soon-To-Be-Uninsured Policyholders To Find Something Soon

The state is reminding policyholders of Land of Lincoln Health Insurance in Illinois to find new insurance. State Department of Insurance acting director Melissa Dowling on Friday issued a news release saying those customers have to find a new health insurance company by the end of the month, or they’ll face a coverage gap. The loss of Land of Lincoln affects 49-thousand policyholders.

Princeton Public Library Schedule – 9/24/16

September 24th, 2016

Princeton Public Library Schedule 
The Princeton Public Library has released its schedule of events for the week. There will be an I-CASH presentation today at 11:00 and the wellness support group will meet at 11:00 today as well. Monday is movie night at 6:30.  On Tuesday morning the youth services storytime and craft will begin at 10:30 and the adult bingo and game night begins at 6:30 on Tuesday evening. The Sislers ice cream presentation will take place on Thursday evening at 6:30 and the library will be closed on Friday for continuing education training day.