From the Decatur Celebration and the Farm Progress Show to the storied ferris wheels of Jacksonville; from Lincoln's footsteps in Springfield and New Salem to the historic barns of the Macomb area; from the river heritage of Quincy and Hannibal to the bounty of the richest farmland on earth, Mark McDonald takes us through a Central Illinois we thought we knew.
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This Week On Illinois Stories
Decatur Drone Ag Show -- Unmanned Aviation Vehicles are the wave of the future for many farmers. Thursday, July 17, 6:30 PM
Sunday, July 20, 4:30 PM
Tuesday, July 22, 6:30 PM
Fuhr Home Jacksonville -- Local restoration contractor shows us the Victorian mansion he and his wife single-handedly transformed.
Thursday, July 17, 7:00 PM
Sunday, July 20, 4:00 PM
Monday, July 21, 6:30 PM
Ursa Collection -- A husband-wife team, both former coaches, demonstrate a remarkable collection of memorabilia from their teaching days in Mendon.
Thursday, July 17, 7:30 PM
Friday, July 18, 6:30 PM
Wednesday, July 23, 6:30 PM