Springfield, IL- The Illinois Commerce Commission is continuing to monitor the power situation in Texas and other areas of the country experiencing extreme weather events and warns that increases in wholesale energy prices could have an impact on some Illinois electric and natural gas... Read More.
Dieterich, IL…State Representative Adam Niemerg (R-Dieterich) this week joined several of his colleagues at a press conference to urge citizens to oppose new State Board of Education rules that would require teachers to not only encourage students to become far left activists, but... Read More.
TEUTOPOLIS…State Representative Adam Niemerg (R-Dieterich) opposes the legislation passed in the last General Assembly just before he was sworn in as the new Representative for the 109th District. House Bill 3653 awaits the governor’s action. “I urge the governor to veto House Bill 3653 as... Read More.
(Dec. 14, 2020) — December may be the season of giving – but it’s typically a challenging time to collect enough blood donations. Add in a pandemic, and this year could be even tougher than usual. That’s why the American Red Cross is urging... Read More.
Belleville, Ill. (Nov. 30, 2020) – With colder weather arriving across the state, Illinois American Water is reminding homeowners to take steps to prevent water damage from frozen and burst pipes. Before temperatures are below freezing customers should: Check sprinkler or irrigation systems. Make sure... Read More.
Mattoon, ILL - State Sen. Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) urges Gov. J.B. Pritzker to act on unemployment benefits for small business owners and self-proprietors not typically eligible for unemployment benefits. Under the recently signed federal stimulus law, small business owners and self-proprietors are now eligible for... Read More.
Memorial Day Safety This weekend, the Memorial Day holiday, unofficially kicks off the summer season and barbecue’s, family gathering and other celebrations will be common place throughout the weekend. White County Sheriff Doug Maier reminded local residents to keep safety in mind, not only this holiday... Read More.
Farm Bureau Urges Quick Consideration of Farm Bill The Illinois Farm Bureau recently released a statement concerning the Farm Bill Conference Committee Agreement. Local Farm Bureau Manager Doug Anderson provided WROY/WRUL News with the statement from Farm Bureau President Richard Guebert Jr. regarding the agreement... Read More.
FOP Urges Passage of Saline County Tax Referendum The Illinois Fraternal Order of Police Labor Council is urging the community to support the Public Safety Tax Referendum on November 6th.
Illinois Conservation Police officers are reminding boaters to wear life jackets, and for boat operators to stay sober, as Illinois’ busiest boating season begins with the upcoming Memorial Day weekend. The reminders come as part of National Safe Boating Week, May 19-25. “Wearing a life... Read More.