Why Attend a Conference?

Oct 7, 2017

Liz West / Flickr

Agriculture experts say pumpkin crops in central Illinois are still recovering, but improving two years after heavy rain decimated area yields.

Lock and Dam 15

Sep 30, 2017

the first bio reactor, next to a farm field in Geneseo.Credit Illinois Farm BureauEdit | Remove

The Illinois Farm Bureau is leading an effort to show farmers how they can help improve water quality. Wednesday it supervised the building of a bio reactor near Geneseo - the first in a series to be installed across the state. 

Western Illinois Regional Council

The war against lead in Galesburg is expanding. As the city continues to replace old, home water service lines made of lead, some local and state agencies are joining forces to remove other sources of lead in homes.

Soliloquy on Human Nature and Nature

Sep 23, 2017

Urban Deer Hunt in City of Davenport

Sep 19, 2017
submitted / Davenport Parks and Recreation

It's deer season and that includes the city of Davenport.  Its eleventh annual urban deer hunt began last weekend. 

Anniversary of the Black Hawk Treaty

Sep 16, 2017

Residents of Rock Island County can help the Forest Preserve District plan for the future. Thursday night it will hold the first of two public meetings to update its master plan.

Modjeski and the Government Bridge

Sep 9, 2017