The Illinois Fraternal Order of Police and Chicago FOP lodge officially endorsed Sen. Darren Bailey for governor Monday. Both organizations also announced their backing of Tom DeVore for Attorney General.
With difficulties for rural schools to receive consistent funding for improvements, Hancock County, Ill. schools are looking to potentially implement a county-wide 1% sales tax to attain more funding for upgrades.
With growing demand from the public to bridge the gap between healthcare and community resources, the Lee County Health Department has received a sizeable federal grant to create a new training program for health professionals.
With this Rural Public Health Workforce Training Network Program grant, LCHD will partner with Southeastern Community College, Blessing Health Keokuk and Southeast Iowa Regional Medical Center to develop a Southeast Iowa Public Health Academic Training Program.