Grants Will Help Communities Build Capacity for Remote Learning, Work from Home and Other Essential Elements of Digital Access During the COVID-19 Pandemic SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) Office of Broadband today announced the new Illinois Connected Communities grant program designed... Read More.
The Carmi City Council will meet Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. Due to COVID-19 the meeting will be held via teleconference. The call-in number for the meeting is (844) 855-4444 Access code: 159294. Council will consider, discuss, and possibly approve Jim Brown’s request to change the... Read More.
DUE to COVID-19 the Hamilton County Courthouse is Closed to the public until further notice. Please check county’s web-site periodically for updates or the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department Face Book page. The Hamilton County Highway Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, May 19th, 2020 @... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (May 15, 2020) – Members of the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) student organization at Southeastern Illinois College (SIC) will advance to the national leadership conference. The accomplishment follows an outstanding performance at the digitally hosted state leadership conference this year. “This... Read More.
Carmi, IL - Illinois State Police (ISP) District 19 Troopers arrested and charged Matthew R.... Read More.
Illinois State Police District 19 responded to a single vehicle personal injury traffic crash Saturday night around 10:00 p.m. on I-64 Eastbound at mile post 107. 57 year old Donald G. Drtina of Alburnett, Iowa was traveling eastbound on I-64 in the right hand... Read More.
Administration also announces partnership with Coursera to launch in June, offering online workforce development courses for Illinois job-seekers Governor JB Pritzker, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) and the Illinois Department of Employment Services (IDES) today launched Get Hired Illinois... Read More.
More Than 50,000 PUA Claims Filed in First Three Days of Launch SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) today released new statewide data showing the department processed 72,671 new initial claims for regular unemployment benefits during the week ending May 9.... Read More.
Department has tested nearly 2,000 veterans and caretakers SPRINGFIELD – Building on Governor Pritzker’s efforts to expand testing capacity statewide and the administration’s commitment to timely, responsible, and transparent communication about COVID-19, the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) today provided updated test results... Read More.
ELDORADO, IL – Ferrell Hospital will begin resuming elective procedures and surgeries, as allowed this week by the Illinois Department of Public Health. This will include both inpatient and outpatient non-emergency procedures. “We know that many patients have been waiting for procedures to address issues that are... Read More.