Downs (Illinois, United States)

Type: City
Name: Downs (Illinois, United States)
Country: United States
population: 755
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 2 reports

Downs Resident Medical Marijuana Plan Moving to County Board

BLOOMINGTON - Zoning board members have accepted plans for a proposed marijuana cultivation center in rural McLean County.They're now pushing forward the application to the county board. Wednesday marked the second night of the hearing, as Timothy Jones ... [Published WYZZ-TV - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

How Time Flies 09/02/14

100 years agoSept. 2, 1914: The Commercial Club has formed a “Boom Brigade,” a group of traveling ambassadors, to spread the good word about doing business in Bloomington. Dozens of businessmen will use a special train, traveling eastern Illinois, stopping ... [Published Pantagraph.com - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Assigned Patent for System and Method for Controlling Remote Aerial Device for Up-close Inspection

Targeted News ServiceBy Targeted News ServiceALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 1 -- State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance, Bloomington, Illinois, has been assigned a patent (8,818,572) developed by Nathan Lee Tofte, Downs, Illinois, James M. Freeman, Normal, Illinois, ... [Published Insurance News Net - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Downs, Gordon Wayne

Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Gordon Wayne Downs.Gordon Wayne Downs, 75, of Mandeville, LA, peacefully went home to be with the Lord and his true love, Carolyn Downs, on Thursday, August 28, 2014. ... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Too much corn with nowhere to go as U.S. sees record crop

T he ripening corn and soybean fields stretch for miles in every direction from Dennis Wentworth’s farm in Downs, Illinois. As he marveled at his best-yielding crops ever, he wondered aloud where the heck he’ll put it all.“Logistics are going to be a ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Francis Walle

BLOOMINGTON — Francis N. Walle, 101, of Bloomington, died at 7:12 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 23, 2014) at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, with his family surrounding him.A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Mary’s Church of Downs, with ... [Published Pantagraph.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Voice of the People: NNO, thank you

On Aug. 5, local law-enforcement agencies hosted the 8th annual National Night Out at the Perry Farm. This event is a community-law enforcement partnership to heighten awareness of anti-crime efforts by law-enforcement agencies and other public-safety ... [Published Kankakee Daily Journal - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 3 reports

Too Much Corn as U.S. Sees Record Crop – Bloomberg

The ripening corn and soybean fields stretch for miles in every direction from Dennis Wentworth’s farm in Downs, Illinois . As he marveled at his best-yielding crops ever, he wondered aloud where the heck he’ll put it all.“Logistics are going to be a ... [Published Mr Top Step - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Russel Richey

FARMER CITY — Russel Steven Richey, 77, of Farmer City, passed away at 3:45 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 16, 2014) at Farmer City Rehab and Health Care Center, Farmer City.His graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hopewell Cemetery, Downs, with military ... [Published Pantagraph.com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Save on Select Styles of Downs Carpet at Flooring America in Springfield, IL

Carpet is a wonderful addition to any room and home. Its plush texture and high-end appearance have made it highly popular among homeowners for the last several decades. With a wide range of hues, styles, and materials available, the design capabilities ... [Published Digital Journal - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Kinze, Beck's Hybrids to Market Multi-Hybrid Planter in Eastern Corn Belt

Kinze recently announced that it would produce a limited number of electric-drive planters with multi-hybrid capability for 2015. The multi-hybrid concept involves the ability to change hybrids on the go during passes in the field to better match hybrids ... [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Beck's Field Day in Downs

At the Beck’s Hybrids Central Illinois field day in Downs,  farmers were encouraged to experience the difference. Attendees could participate in a number of workshops as well as plot tours including:Corn Products for 2015 and Why EscalateSoybean Products ... [Published Farm Week Now - Aug 15 2014]

Quotes

"Our board was just like everyone else in this room,” said chairman of the BoardBoard of Zoning Appeals Sally Rudolph. “We knew very little about medical cannabis-growing and we all learned a lot. We're very appreciative of the questions the neighbors raised.”"
"I think the zoning board is going to have to be very thoughtful about how they will have to make a recommendation and what kind of conditions they would put on them,” said Dick."
...(8,818,572) developed by Nathan Lee Tofte, Downs, Illinois, James M Freeman, Normal, Illinois, and Brian N Harvey, Bloomington, Illinois, for a "system and method for controlling a remote aerial device for up-close inspection."

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Downs Resident Medical Marijuana Plan Moving to... [Published WYZZ-TV - Sep 04 2014]
Downs Resident Makes Cultivation Center Case [Published WYZZ-TV - Sep 03 2014]
How Time Flies 09/02/14 [Published Pantagraph.com - Sep 02 2014]
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Assigned... [Published Insurance News Net - Sep 01 2014]
Downs, Gordon Wayne [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - Aug 31 2014]
Francis Walle [Published Pantagraph.com - Aug 26 2014]
Too much corn with nowhere to go as U.S. sees r... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Aug 26 2014]
Voice of the People: NNO, thank you [Published Kankakee Daily Journal - Aug 23 2014]
Too Much Corn as U.S. Sees Record Crop – Bloomberg [Published Mr Top Step - Aug 22 2014]
Too Much Corn With Nowhere to Go as U.S. Farmer... [Published European Supermarket Magazine - Aug 22 2014]
Too Much Corn With Nowhere to Go as U.S. Farmer... [Published AgWeb.com - Aug 22 2014]
Russel Richey [Published Pantagraph.com - Aug 20 2014]
Save on Select Styles of Downs Carpet at Floori... [Published Digital Journal - Aug 18 2014]
Kinze, Beck's Hybrids to Market Multi-Hybrid Pl... [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - Aug 18 2014]
Beck's Field Day in Downs [Published Farm Week Now - Aug 15 2014]
Urge Venues to Drop The Great Bull Run [Published PETA - Mar 31 2014]
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