Farm Family Living Costs Jump

URBANA – Living expenses for the average Illinois farm family increased $6,726 between 2006 and 2007, according to a University of Illinois Extension study. “The average amount spent per family for capital items–autos, furniture, and household equipment–was $1,426 more while…

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Obituary: Clarence Robinson, 78, Deer Creek

 Deer Creek – Clarence E. “Buster” Robinson, 78, of Deer Creek, died at 3:02 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2008, at Pekin Hospital. He was born Feb. 26, 1930, in Marshall, Minn., to George and Genevieve (Hermain) Robinson. He married Charlene…

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