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Safe Harbor
Mark Romine / Salvation Army of McLean County

The Safe Harbor Shelter in Bloomington is preparing to provide housing for more people needing shelter in the dangerous cold this week.

Salvation Army red kettles
Kristen Wyatt / AP

UPDATED 1:15 p.m. | Leaders of a leading local gay rights organization say concerns about the Salvation Army’s historic stance on LGBTQI+ issues shouldn’t stop Bloomington-Normal residents from contributing to the local chapter or prevent someone from seeking assistance.

Linda Bollivar in studio
Mary Cullen / WGLT

A local nonprofit is celebrating its 10th year of leadership development and service to the community.

Midwest Food Bank website

The Midwest Food Bank will send a semi-truck next week to provide relief supplies for victims of the Camp Fire in Northern California.

McLean County farmland auction
Eric Stock / WGLT

Two Bloomington homeless shelters and Illinois Wesleyan University will share in an $11.6 million gift. It comes from the sale of prime farmland in McLean County.

Community Summit Offers Hope For Ex-Offenders

Apr 3, 2018
Judith Valente / WGLT

Hundreds of McLean County residents on parole or probation attended a fair Tuesday at the Salvation Army, offering advice on jobs, housing, health insurance, counseling services and how to get a criminal record expunged.