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Illinois Unemployment Rate Stays Steady

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  — The unemployment rate in Illinois was 4.3 percent in February. The state’s unemployment rate was 0.5 percentage points higher than the national rate of 3.8 percent reported for February but is down from 4.4

Vigo Schools Ready To Register For Kindergarten

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – The Vigo County School Corporation has scheduled Kindergarten Registration for the 2019-2020 school year for Friday, April 5, from 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Officials say that children who will be five years

Firefighters Honored During Annual Banquet

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – The 14th Annual Terre Haute Firefighters Recognition and Commendation Dinner was held Wednesday night. Lieutenant Jeffrey Monroe received the Firefighter of the Year Award while firefighter Andrew Lumaye was named Paramedic of the

State Works To Hand Out 10,000 Free Smoke Alarms

INDIANAPOLIS  — The state of Indiana has announced a free smoke alarm program with a goal of installing 10,000 of the lifesaving devices in homes within two years. The program works with local fire departments and service