CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Eastern Illinois University plans an unspecified number of layoffs on campus this week as the school tries to make financial plans for the school year.
CHICAGO (AP)–A 21-year-old suburban Chicago man accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria is set to change his plea to guilty.
KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old Kankakee boy is charged with arson in a fire at a Family Dollar store earlier this month.
What’s it like to attend a hot air balloon camp in Reno? Find out on “Galesburg Live” when Emily Sperry, her mother, Jennifer and Great Balloon Race organizer, Greg Saul, join Terry Cavanaugh at 7:15 am. Then, at 8:15 am, Terry’s guest is Kathy Weiman, CEO of “Alternatives” in Galesburg, discussing how their organization can assist with issues facing older adults or, adults with disabilities, in our community.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The four leaders of the Illinois General Assembly met with Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday, less than 48 hours before a deadline to have a state budget deal in place.
At 7:15 am, Doug Hankes of Thrushwood Farms joins Terry Cavanaugh with summer grilling tips and the latest on his family’s business. Then, at 8:15 am, Terry’s guest is former Galesburg Fire Chief, John Cratty, who is currently serving on the Board of the Illinois Association of Mutual Insurance Companies and working on a “Build Strong Coalition”. His recent trip to Washington, D.C. and fire safety will be among the topics.
At 7:15 am, learn more about Knox County history during the Civil War, when local historian Rex Cherrington joins Terry Cavanaugh. Then, at 8:15am, if you have pets,Terry visits with Dr. Pete Plescia from Animal Medical Center about caring for your pets during the warm weather months. And, we’ll take your calls at 342-9194.