Category Archives: Local News

Clinton Superintendent: ‘All clear’ after bomb threat at Jr. High

Clinton Superintendent: ‘All clear’ after bomb threat at Jr. High

  By Blake Haas CLINTON – The all clear sign has been given after students at Clinton Unit 15 Junior High had to evacuate due to a bomb threat. Unit 15 Superintendent Curt Nettles confirmed a bomb threat was made Tuesday, and the source of the treat is still under investigation by Clinton Police. This…MORE

Bloomington City Council approves ownership of chicken coops in city limits

Bloomington City Council approves ownership of chicken coops in city limits

By Blake Haas BLOOMINGTON – Residents in Bloomington might have a new neighbor, but in the form of chicken’s. On Monday, Bloomington City council approved a special use permit to Karla Lane to raise 12 chickens at 3402 and 3404 E. Oakland Ave. Special use permits will allow residents to apply for a permit for…MORE

Relay for Life 2019

Relay for Life 2019

WJBC is proud to be a part of Relay for Life at Bloomington High School on Friday, June 21st – Saturday, June 22nd.MORE

Blogs

WJBC Voices: Jay Bee, CEO

Much of the legal analysis in law school is taught via the hypothetical question, wherein the professor poses a set of facts embodying the issue studied, and asks students to predict the outcome, based on those facts. 

WJBC Voices: Understanding TIF investments

As we near another local election, understanding what a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district is and its role in economic development seems unclear to many I talk to.