Circuit Joseph P. Hettel was appointed Tuesday to the 3rd District Appellate Court, replacing retiring Justice Tom Lytton. The appointment, announced by Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert L. Carter, is effective July 1.
A top priority if re-elected as Bureau County Treasurer for Joseph Birkey is " Keep Bureau County residents informed on real estate tax payment due dates and other relevant information about the property tax collection cycle." Read the full questionnaire here.
While a number of communities in the Illinois Valley have had, or are having, discussions about increasing annual video game terminal fees, the village of Ladd decided not to implement terminal fees in 2022.
Following the recommendation of the Bureau County Zoning Board of Appeals with a 3-2 vote, the Bureau County Board voted in favor of allowing the construction of three temporary MET towers to be built in Macon Township.
Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-Channahon) was appointed to the Conference Committee to negotiate with the Senate and produce a final legislative package covering supply chains, innovation and international competition.