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    ADM looking to move longtime headquarters

    by  • September 23, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    DECATUR (AP) — Agribusiness giant Archer Daniel Midland Company says that after 44 years in Decatur, Ill., it is looking for a new location for its headquarters. CEO Patricia Woertz (WERTZ) says in a news release Monday that ADM needs what she called a global center with better access to customers and other employees...

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    House dems want to eliminate state gas tax

    by  • September 20, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Two democratic state representatives are introducing legislation to remove the sales tax Illinois places on gasoline. Decatur democrat Sue Scherer tells the (Springfield) State Journal-Register that her constituents are frustrated by high gas prices, which include a 6.25 percent state surcharge. If it’s approved, the bill would remove the sales tax starting next July....

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    State considering ATV ownership fee

    by  • September 20, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    It may soon become more expensive to own an ATV in Illinois. The Springfield Bureau of Lee Enterprises newspapers reports the state is in the final stages of approving a $15 annual fee for all-terrain vehicles. If it’s approved, the permit would be required starting in January. Chris McCloud is a spokesman for the...

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    Salem PD investigating burglaries

    by  • September 20, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Salem police are investigating two residential burglaries. According to reports, a home on south Vincent was reportedly broken into sometime before 2 p.m. Wednesday and an Xbox and jewelry taken. Then an apartment in the 100 block of south was entered sometime before he midnight. A DVD player, Play Station, and cash were reported...

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