State Representative Brad Fritts on New Rules for Spring Session

With each new General Assembly, the Illinois House of Representatives passes a Resolution establishing the Rules by which the chamber will operate. Democrats currently hold a strong supermajority in the Illinois House, which gives them complete and total control over the legislative process. In the meantime, House Republicans have called for greater transparency, equity, and…

Northwestern Illinois Welcomes New Illinois Extension County Director

Supported by a background in community health, new County Director Karla Belzer will guide University of Illinois Extension staff in Carroll, Lee and Whiteside counties as they continue to build relationships and stronger, healthier communities. Illinois Extension staff live and work in the communities they serve throughout the state to meet families, businesses, and communities…