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  • February 14, 2018FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:The Litchfield Tourism Office is excited to announce KMOV News Channel 4 is coming to Litchfield, IL with the Storm Mode Tour 2018! On Thursday, March 1, meteorologists from KMOV will be at the Litchfield, Illinois Middle School Gymnasium (1701 North State Street). Doors open at 4 PM with LIVE weather […]

  • February 14, 2018Casey, Ill. (February 14, 2018) – In a small town known for its 8 Guinness World Record World’s Largest attractions, it makes perfect sense that the first tiny home designed to grow big would be built there, too.Troy Bolin, Acquisitions Director and co-owner of Bolin Enterprises, Inc, started thinking about a tiny home […]

  • January 25, 2018January 25, 2018, St. Louis Region – Josef Newgarden, the reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion and winner of the inaugural Bommarito Automotive Group 500, will greet fans and sign autographs in the Gateway Motorsports Park booth on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Josef also will give away a brand-new vehicle on Friday […]

  • Calendar of events for Litchfield, Illinois January 22, 2018FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:The Litchfield Tourism Office has worked alongside local organizations to bring to you the most up to date calendar of 2018 Litchfield Events.  Events will be added to the online calendar found at as well as the “Visit Litchfield Illinois” Facebook page throughout the […]

  • Lake Lou Yaeger - Litchfield, Illinois January 11, 2018Last April, at Lake Lou Yaeger in Litchfield, IL, a female Bald Eagle was injured, in what was viewed as a territorial fight with a male Bald Eagle. While the male Bald Eagle did not survive, thankfully the female Bald Eagle was able to be transported to […]

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  • Belleville News Democrat

    The largest tourism bureau in Illinois will have a new president and CEO July 1. Dan Krankeola will take over the top job at ILLINOISouth Tourism in place of Jo Kathmann, who is retiring.

  • Belleville News Democrat

    Southern Illinois is teeming with hidden gems like Aviston’s Hidden Lake Winery & Banquet Center. Nestled in the quiet wooded charm of the “Silent Forest,” the winery is off the beaten path, offering a peaceful respite for those city dwellers.

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