Gov. Quinn diverting donated supplies

By WEEK Producer

Gov. Quinn diverting donated supplies

November 25, 2013 Updated Nov 25, 2013 at 10:05 PM CDT

BROOKPORT, Ill. -- Governor Quinn has announced that nearly 300 pallets of donated supplies will be sent to help the people in Brookport, near the state line between the state and Kentucky.

The city had 150 homes damaged or destroyed by the storms.

The supplies were originally supposed to be sent to the Philippines, to help those devastated by Typhoon Haiyan.

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