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Jim Hayek

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Unit 5 school board member David Fortner said Wednesday he wants to do away with Columbus Day.

Baylee Steelman / WGLT

Unit 5 School Board President Jim Hayek will resign from his position at the end of May.

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A Canadian agriculture equipment manufacturer is working with local taxing bodies on an incentive package that would bring at least 300 new jobs to McLean County, officials said Saturday.

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Unit 5 may still pursue some parts of a proposed farm-to-school program, but a school board resolution driving the idea has stalled, officials said Tuesday.