URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Faculty at the University of Illinois’ flagship campus who are not on tenure tracks have approved a five-year contract their union negotiated with the school.
Union President Shawn Gilmore said members of the Non-Tenure Track Faculty Coalition Local 6546 Read moreContinue Reading »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Texas-based company has asked Iowa regulators for permission to immediately start work on most of the Bakken oil pipeline route through 18 Iowa counties.
Dakota Access LLC, a unit of Energy Transfer Partners of Dallas, said in a filing Thursday the work must Read moreContinue Reading »
The Illinois State University Planetarium is inviting the public to a weekend program to learn about a rare passage of Mercury across the face of the sun that will take place Monday. The planet closest to the sun will appear as a small black dot moving across its face in an event known as the Read moreContinue Reading »
Illinois collected another $1.6 million from late-vehicle registration fines in April to more than double its year-to-date haul from the same period last year as residents go without renewal reminders because there’s no budget. Last month’s fines bring the total this year to $6.5 Read moreContinue Reading »