IDOR Issues Mercer County Multiplier

Mercer County has been issued a final property assessment equalization factor of 1.0000, according to Constance Beard, Director of the Illinois Department of Revenue. The property assessment equalization factor, often called the “multiplier”, is the method used to achieve uniform…

Staley Unveils TRIAD Program For Mercer County

The Mercer County Sheriff’s Department unveiling a new program. It’s called TRIAD says Sheriff Dave Staley. Staley says two Mercer County Sheriff’s Deputies recently completed a 28-hour training program to become Elderly Services Officers.  Deputies Shawn Butler and Gary Lucas…

Weaver Puts Ag Advisory Committee To Work

Local State Senator Chuck Weaver putting his district-wide Agriculture Advisory Committee to work. Becky King of Knox County is among the committee members. Weaver also has advisory committees on seniors, education and veterans.