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IDES Confirms Fraud Penetrating All State Unemployment; Taking Steps to Detect, Mitigate, and Pursue Fraudsters

We told you yesterday about a potential fraud scheme that locals were reporting both to us and local law enforcement.  You can read the story herehttps://www.wrul.com/local-news/community-members-report-receiving-unsolicited-ides-prepaid-debit-cards/  Wednesday morning, IDES confirmed exactly that and issued the following press release: IDES has uncovered and... Read More.

SIC Takes Preventative Steps for Students

 HARRISBURG, Ill. (April 17, 2020) – The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the world of higher education. In response, tight-knit communities now keep ties strong via means of online classrooms, video conferences, and email. Southeastern Illinois College is not only responding to the demands of... Read More.

Walmart Takes Steps to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

Walmart Region 43 COVID-19 Health & Safety Clean New operating hours allow stores to be closed 10.5 hours for deep cleaning Increased usage & programmed hours of auto C (automated scrubber/cleaner) Associates utilizing spraying & wiping down carts with sanitizer before & after opening &... Read More.

IDES Taking Steps to Address Unprecedented Volume of Unemployment Claims

Improved Processes to Help Streamline Increased Need for Benefits SPRINGFIELD – Today, Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced they are taking additional steps to address the unprecedented volume of unemployment benefit claims the department has fielded as a result... Read More.

First National Bank Allendale Taking Steps to Prevent Coronavirus

As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads throughout the United States, The First National Bank of Allendale has been focusing on what we can do to help contain the virus while continuing to serve the banking needs of our valued customers. That goal, combined with our concern for... Read More.

County Board Steps Up to Help Ambulance Service

County Board Steps Up to Help Ambualance Service There is good news for the White County Ambulance Service, but the service is not out of the woods, yet. The White County Board agreed to borrow $150,000 as a short term loan to shore up the Ambulance... Read More.

American Red Cross Urges Public to Take Home Fire Safety Steps

The American Red Cross Central and Southern Illinois Region has responded to 94 home fires in the past month. Tragically eight of the home fires had fatalities and 15 people, including 4 young children perished. Two of the fires occurred in multi-unit residences... Read More.