Galesburg School District Superintendent Bart Arthur held a news conference this afternoon, not long after both the majority of the Galesburg Education Association, and the Galesburg School Board, approved a four-year GEA contract.
UPDATED 9:10pm A retired Galesburg School District teacher was arrested today as negotiations between the district and the Galesburg Education Association continued.
A change the City of Galesburg wanted to make in anticipation of the construction of the East Main Street Underpass won’t be happening now.
Recent rains have been beneficial for many of the area crops as they finish the growing season, but may be adding fuel to a late-season disease in soybeans.
A man from central Illinois is pleading not guilty in Knox County to charges accusing him of having some expensive drugs on him when he got off an Amtrak train almost a month ago.
With the start of the new school year there comes many new changes, students start new grades; and for the ROWVA School District, they start a new chapter with a new Superintendent.
The Galesburg Education Association is responding to allegations made about the union’s contract negotiating motives as those talks resume this afternoon.
A retired Galesburg School District Superintendent says he remembers a time when negotiating a new contract with the teachers union was, perhaps, much more harmonious then it is now.