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    ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM CDT TUESDAY...
    Effective: June 17, 2024 @ 10:00am
    Expires: June 18, 2024 @ 8:00pm
    WHAT
    Peak afternoon heat indices between 95 to around 100 degrees.
    WHERE
    Portions of north central, northwest, and west central Illinois, east central, northeast, and southeast Iowa, and northeast Missouri.
    WHEN
    From 10 AM this morning to 8 PM CDT Tuesday.
    IMPACTS
    Hot temperatures and humid conditions may cause heat illnesses.
    ADDITIONAL DETAILS
    Overnight temperatures in the 70s will provide little relief for those without air conditioning.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
    Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Take extra precautions when outside. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing. Try to limit strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Take action when you see symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

BEST, Inc. Sponsors Resource Fair for Highland Community College

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Business Employment Skills Team, Inc. (BEST) will be hosting the Highland Community College’s EOC and staff members from the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) Program on Monday, February 26th, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This event will be held at the Mt. Carroll Library, 208 North Main, Mt. Carroll, Illinois 61053.

Staff members from IDES will be on hand to answer questions about IDES services. Business Employment Skills Team, Inc. (BEST, Inc.) is a non-profit agency that administers federally- funded programs under the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) in Bureau, Carroll, Jo Daviess, LaSalle, Lee, Ogle, Putnam and Whiteside Counties.

Please contact 815-631-2146 for more information.  Come and find out about our Apprenticeship Program.

Jennifer Smith-Norman, HCC College Access Specialist, will be on hand to answer questions about the EOC program.  The Educational Opportunity Centers (EOC) comprise a federally funded TRIO program sponsored by Highland Community College that helps adults, high school students, and veterans overcome obstacles to pursue a college education. The EOC does not recruit for any specific college or university and provides assistance regardless of where you would like to pursue a college education.

Jennifer Smith-Norman, College Access Specialist, can be reached at [email protected] 815-599-3592.  Highland Community College’s Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) will help you plan your future at no cost to you. They will help you navigate through the admissions and financial aid processes of the college, university, or vocational school of your choice.

BEST, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. TTY 800-526-0844. Eligibility based on Federal Guidelines.  Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to persons with disabilities.  BEST, Inc. is an affiliate of NCI Works! Check out our website at www.best-inc.org

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