LaSalle County http://northernpublicradio.org en LaSalle County Is Getting Another Sand Mine http://northernpublicradio.org/post/lasalle-county-getting-another-sand-mine <p></p><p>The latest project was approved by the village of Utica. The decision could spur legal action from opponents. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 12:11:22 +0000 Mike Moen 42828 at http://northernpublicradio.org LaSalle County Is Getting Another Sand Mine LaSalle County Wants You To "Just Hire One" http://northernpublicradio.org/post/lasalle-county-wants-you-just-hire-one <p></p><p>LaSalle County business leaders are looking to a simple idea with a great slogan to turn their economy around.</p><p> Mon, 21 Jan 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Susan Stephens 24287 at http://northernpublicradio.org LaSalle County Wants You To "Just Hire One" Voting Power: Ballot Measure on Electricity Aggregation http://northernpublicradio.org/post/voting-power-ballot-measure-electricity-aggregation <p class="yiv1895038849MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:12.0pt;">Municipal aggregation when it comes to electricity took a while to catch on.&nbsp; Now, it is on the ballot in about 200 communities, including in rural areas of <a href="http://www.pluginillinois.org/MunicipalAggregationList.aspx" target="_blank">LaSalle County</a>. </span><span style="font-size:12.0pt;">Businesses and households can become their customers individually. But with voters' approval, communities can also do it collectively for residents.&nbsp; There are now 30 alternative suppliers. </span> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 10:07:54 +0000 WNIJ 20227 at http://northernpublicradio.org Voting Power: Ballot Measure on Electricity Aggregation