Some McLean County Board Candidates think county government is doing what it should. Some do not. Hear coverage of the latest GLT and League of Women Voters Candidates Forum concerning candidates from Districts 2, 8, and 9.
Judge Jeffrey Ford says drug, mental health, and other problem solving courts can have great results, but they don't work all the time. Judge Ford talks with Ryan Denham about when NOT to place offenders in a problem solving court. Plus, A teacher and local food producer lost his home in a fire and is thanking people for the overwhelming public support. GLT's Eric Stock talks with Brad Dearing. A climate change policy expert visiting the twin cities tells Mary Cullen about the economic hit Illinois will take from warming.
State Rep. Keith Sommer meets his Democratic challenger Jill Blair for a debate hosted by GLT and the League of Women Voters of McLean County, held at Illinois State University's Alumni Center. Sommer represents the 88th House District, which includes parts of Bloomington, Morton, and Washington.
McLean County Administrator Bill Wasson talks to GLT's Eric Stock about social media use by county employees. GLT Correspondent Bryan Bloodworth introduces you to a man who's run 50 marathons in 50 states, including last week in Illinois. And Jon Norton previews two shows this week at the Castle Theatre -- Edward David Anderson and the Dead South.