After the Galesburg Education Association’s membership ratified a four-year contract on Thursday, emotions were still running high into the evening.
As negotiations continued between the Galesburg School District and the Galesburg Education Association, students remained on an extended summer break.
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.