Routt grads earn $1 million in scholarships and grants

By Ryne Turke on May 28 at 1:01pm


Sunday is graduation day for 30 Routt Catholic High School seniors. Principal Nicholas Roscetti says the class of 2016 is one that will be dearly missed at Routt. “They work Read More

Emerald ash borer migration discussed on WOYM

By Jim McCabe on May 28 at 1:00pm


University of Illinois Extension officials are warning people in parts of West Central Illinois to check for the emerald ash borer. The beetle, native to Asia, feeds on ash trees Read More

Illinois College selected to host Midwest FCA camp

By Ryne Turke on May 28 at 7:46am


Around 100 student athletes will be on the Illinois College campus this weekend for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes National Collegiate Camp. For the past six years the college has Read More

April unemployment rates rising in Illinois

By Ryne Turke on May 27 at 1:02pm


April unemployment numbers are on the rise across Illinois. Taking a look at local statistics, Morgan County’s unemployment rose from 4.1 percent in April of 2015 to 4.9 percent this Read More

North Greene board member resigns

By Ryne Turke on May 27 at 1:01pm


The North Greene School District has lost a board member. Interim Superintendent Laurence Coultas informed WLDS-WEAI News that Brad Bell resigned from his position this week, due to personal reasons. Read More