November 03, 2014

Flash Index Shows “Slow But Steady” Growth For IL Economy

The U of I Flash Index pegged the Illinois economy at 106-point-6 for October, up two-tenths of a point from September. Any reading above 100 indicates economic growth, and the October Flash Index reading is the highest one since last March.


Cronus Chemicals CEO Erzin Atac discusses its new fertilizer plan in Tuscola
(Jeff Bossert/WILL)
October 29, 2014

Cronus Makes Tuscola Plant Official

State and local economic officials Wednesday announced the construction of the $1.4 billion Cronus Chemicals fertilizer plant west of Tuscola.


Red Cross truck in Long Island after SuperStorm Sandy
(Les Stone/American Red Cross)
October 29, 2014

On Superstorm Sandy Anniversary, Red Cross Under Scrutiny

Within hours of Superstorm Sandy slamming the East Coast two years ago, Americans opened their wallets to help — donating millions to the first charity that came to mind: the American Red Cross.


October 28, 2014

Cronus Chemicals Coming To Tuscola

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity has confirmed that a chemical company has decided to build a $1.4 billion fertilizer plant just outside Tuscola.


Rodney Davis and Ann Callis
October 22, 2014

Davis, Callis Talk NAFTA, Ebola During Springfield Debate

Illinois' declining manufacturing sector led to one candidate for congress calling for repeal of a controversial free trade deal in Tuesday's debate.  But mostly Congressman Rodney Davis and his challenger agreed in Tuesday's debate from Springfield.


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