Monmouth-Roseville might not start school until next week, but that doesn’t mean the district isn’t keeping a close eye on the teachers’ strike in Galesburg.
Members of the Knox County Corn Growers will be giving away sweet corn today in Galesburg.
As we approach mid-August, farmers concern for their crops is turning away from a need for rain, and towards the need for growing degree units. Agronomist Lance Tarchionne says plenty of warm sunshine should finish off what figures to be a great yield for corn and soybeans.
New teachers from Galesburg, Knoxville, and Monmouth were invited to attended a luncheon welcoming them to the community.