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    Voters head to the polls

    by  • April 9, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    It’s municipal Election Day, with the polls open from 6 this morning until 7 this evening. In addition to seats on councils and school boards up for grabs, many rural communities will have the opportunity to vote on electrical aggregation, which would bring in a third-party broker to purchase electricity at a discount for...

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    Illinois unlikely to pass Conn. style gun laws

    by  • April 8, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    It’s unlikely Illinois will pass gun laws as strict as the State of Connecticut. State Rep Brandon Phelps (D-Harrisburg) says he doesn’t believe the anti-gun groups have enough support in Illinois, plus a proposal that would have banned high capacity magazines failed in a test vote last month.  Connecticut’s new law bans more than...

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    KC reports strong student employment numbers

    by  • April 8, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    The Kaskaskia College Office of Assessment and Strategic Initiatives polled graduates in the career, technical and allied health programs for the fall 2011, spring 2012 and summer 2012 semesters in a recent employment survey.  The results show that most graduates of the college’s career, tech and allied health programs are able to find local...

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