Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Honor Flight returns from DC

Honor Flight #58 Sponsored by HyVee. It is such a moving experience to see the Veterans, when they return from DC!

Monday, September 18, 2023
This is National Farm Safety and Health Week

Fall harvest time can be one of the busiest and most dangerous seasons of the year for the agriculture industry. For this reason, the third week of September has been…

Thursday, September 14, 2023
Henry County SWCD water shocking

On Wednesday the Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District conducted a water shocking at Al DeCrane’s pond near Galva. It was a very interesting operation. The boat operator would…

Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Sherrard dedicates Veterans memorial

I spoke at the dedication ceremony for the Sherrard Veterans Memorial over the weekend. It was a great ceremony and tribute to area veterans. All of the community showed up,…

Monday, September 11, 2023
Remembering September 11

Thursday, September 7, 2023
How an obscure Illinois estate tax can affect property owners | OurQuadCities

Illinois lawmakers are considering changing a lesser-known tax. The estate tax kicks in when an individual inherits more than $4 million. In the state, there are family farms that fall…

Monday, September 4, 2023
Happy Labor Day

Thursday, August 31, 2023
Illinois listed as vulnerable state for scams

Illinois ranks in the top ten of the most financially scammed states according to new data by the Federal Trade Commission. Remember: Never give your personal or financial information in…

Tuesday, August 29, 2023
IDNR announces key dates and information for 2023-2024 waterfowl season

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) is reminding waterfowl hunters of key dates and other information regarding the 2023-2024 waterfowl seasons. Season update: This is the third…

Monday, August 14, 2023
Rep. Swanson’s August 14 Capitol News Update

Inside: Military family benefits legislation signed into law A new law I sponsored in the House will help ensure that survivors of Illinois veterans receive the full benefits they deserve….