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IDES Processes More Than 830,000 Unemployment Claims in Last Eight Weeks

Number of Initial Claims Slowly Decreasing Since COVID-19 Crisis Began SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) today released new statewide data showing the department processed 81,596 new initial unemployment claims for the week ending April 25 and has now processed more... Read More.

This Week’s Crop Report

Crop report 10  30  19     There were 2.5 days suitable for fieldwork during the week ending April 28, 2019. Statewide, the average temperature was 54.9 degrees, 1.1 degrees below normal. Precipitation averaged 1.03 inches, 0.18 inches above normal. Topsoil moisture supply was rated at 2 percent... Read More.

White County Fair moves up two weeks this year

Traditionally the first week in August, unforeseen circumstances will force the White County Fair up two weeks. The 139th annual Fair will kick off on Monday, July 17th and wrap up on the 22nd.  The move will place the Carmi fair in between the Wayne County and... Read More.