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Tornado Watch in Effect Until 7pm

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Breaking NewsThe National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WATCH in effect until 7pm for the following counties in our area:  Knox, Warren, Fulton, Hancock, Henderson, McDonough, Peoria, Stark, and Mercer Counties, along with parts of Iowa and Missouri.  That means conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms and tornadoes in and close to the watch area.   Tune in to AM 1400 WGIL if any warnings are issued.  Stay with us for more details.

Galesburg Live: GHS Boys Track Coach Craig Hillier

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Galesburg High School Boys Head Track Coach Craig Hillier will join us around 7:15.


The GHS Boys track & field team is wrapping up a very successful indoor season today @ the Illinois Prep Top Times meet in Bloomington. Head Coach Craig Hillier will be our first hour guest on “Galesburg Live” to talk about the indoor season, the upcoming outdoor season and great athletes he’s coached in the past.

Interview: Kristin Larson, Patrick Inness from Monmouth College @ 8:10

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We’ll talk with Kristin Larson and Tyler Inness from Monmouth College about a recent trip to Moldova @ 8:10.

A group from Monmouth College recently took a trip to the eastern European country of Moldova, which borders Ukraine. Monmouth College professor Kristin Larson and MC student and GHS grad Patrick Inness will join us @ 8:10 to talk about their experience on the WGIL Morning News.