McLean County Chamber of Commerce Leaders Discuss State Of McLean County At Chamber Event By Mary Cullen • Apr 30, 2019 Mary Cullen / WGLT Every year leaders across McLean County gather to discuss the State of the County. This year, the county celebrated Rivian and Brandt Industries for providing continued economic development. McLean County Chamber Of Commerce Sees Downside To $15 Minimum Wage By Mary Cullen • Feb 6, 2019 M. Spencer Green / AP With a minimum wage increase bill awaiting a vote in the Illinois Senate, the McLean County Chamber of Commerce said they do not “outright oppose” the jump to $15 an hour. How Legalizing Marijuana Would Impact McLean County Businesses By Mary Cullen • Dec 4, 2018 Mary Cullen / WGLT Republican state Sen. Jason Barickman said he will co-sponsor a 2019 measure to legalize cannabis. Local Colleges Announce STEM Scholarships By Mary Cullen • Nov 8, 2018 Mary Cullen / WGLT The National Science Foundation awarded a combined $4.6 million grant to Heartland Community College, Illinois State, and Illinois Wesleyan universities to bolster STEM studies. Sexual Harassment, Other Workplace Issues Are Focus Of Employment Law Summit By Judith Valente • Apr 13, 2018 Associated Press Sexual harassment claims. Nondisclosure clauses. Gender discrimination in the workplace. All have been in the news lately. Officials Talk Collaboration At Chamber's State of McLean County By Student Reporter Dania De La Hoya & Carleigh Gray • Nov 8, 2017 Carleigh Gray / WGLT The McLean County Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual State of McLean County on Wednesday morning at the Illinois Wesleyan University Hansen Student Center. Local Leaders Will Travel To Arkansas to Investigate Sports Tourism By Colleen Reynolds • Oct 13, 2017 Conway, Arkansas, Facebook page Conway and Little Rock, Arkansas, might not be your idea of a vacation destination, but a group of local leaders are taking a trip there to see if they can steal some ideas.