Of inspiration from Farmers and the NFL

Rambling through central Illinois, thankful there is an NFL cracker to savor in this COVID-19 desert. The last thing The Farmer heard that fateful day…

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Elmwood ups water/garbage rate 3 percent

By JOHN A. BALLENTINE For The Weekly Post ELMWOOD – The City of Elmwood will be raising water/sewer, and garbage rates for the upcoming year….

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Deer harvest down

No COVID bump for gun hunters as deer totals drop By JEFF LAMPE Weekly Post Staff Writer Any thoughts that the COVID19 slowdown was going…

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Of hospital rules, Xmas pets & mayors

Rambling through central Illinois, pondering people who hide behind excuses. The other day, a nurse called me out of the blue. For the past week,…

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Weekly Post public record for 12-3-20

NOTE: Charges are merely an accusation. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Police reports • HANNA CITY –…

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The Prairie News public record for 12-4-20

Traffic citations & Ordinance violations 11-28-20 – Stephanie A. Kash – Operating an uninsured motor vehicle. 11-23-20 – Mackenzi J. Chizmar – Driving 15-20 mph…

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Brimfield board OKs several items

By JOHN A. BALLENTINE For The Weekly Post BRIMFIELD – Brimfield’s school board acted on several items at its Nov. 11 meeting. The board approved…

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Elmwood schools OK slight cut to tax rate

By BILL KNIGHT For The Weekly Post ELMWOOD – The Board of Education on Monday formally approved the 2020 tax levy (for the 2021-22 school…

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Of hard work, tax cuts & sad Sundays

Rambling through central Illinois, pondering flying cars. Work hard and good things will happen has always struck me as a good motto. The longer I…

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The Weekly Post public record for 11-26-20

NOTE: Charges are merely an accusation. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Police reports • FARMINGTON – According…

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