A contingency from the Carmi Chamber descended upon the Carmi Crossings Plaza Thursday morning. It wasn’t a CoViD test they were seeking and it wasn’t chips and salsa they craved however. They were there to officially welcome new member business D. Caleb Hughes and... Read More.
New system will process settlement contracts electronically beginning July 22nd The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission (IWCC) is rolling out a new, cloud-based electronic filing and case management system. The system, called CompFile, will allow for paperless filing and processing of court documents for... Read More.
Carmi City Council signed off on a plan Tuesday evening that will bring improvements and needed maintenance to the city’s power grid at an investment of just over half a million dollars. President of United Energy and chief Electrical Engineer consultant for Carmi, David... Read More.
Spotlight: Four skills that can help save lives during a disaster SPRINGFIELD – During the course of a year, the State of Illinois could see any number of potential disasters – from a tornado and earthquake to flash flood or ice storm. The most important... Read More.
HARRISBURG, IL. April 23, 2020 –, In an effort to provide mission critical and essential services despite the historic pandemic, USDA Forest Service staff are continuing to work on projects protecting forest health and improving recreation sites. Despite the virtual workforce, significant work is being done on... Read More.
Jordan Hammersley has made his living outdoors. And he’s anxious to spread his love of nature and wildlife to the youth of southern Illinois.
Shawnee National Forest and land management partners will be hosting an open house to discuss forest resource challenges and opportunities in southern Illinois. The open house will take place in Carterville, Illinois at John A. Logan College on July 10, 2018 from 6:00 p.m.–... Read More.
The Southeastern Illinois College Board of Trustees met last week to approvemultiple courses and a new program that will have national appeal -- Outfitters and Wildlife Management (OWL). This program is a reinvention of SIC’s Game... Read More.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the selection of senior leaders in several U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) agencies.