NEWTON, Illinois (AP) — A program designed to boost the dwindling Illinois population of the greater prairie chicken has become the source of an election-year row.
MONTICELLO, Ill. (AP) — The director of a summer camp in eastern Illinois now says he’ cancelling the next session after learning that dozens of children and staff who became ill last week were infected by a highly contagious virus.
Alonzo “Pete” Peterson, 74, slipped peacefully from this world Saturday June 14, 2014, 9:15 pm in Macomb, IL.
Shirley Ann Hennenfent, 87, of Galesburg, died at 10:20 a.m. Friday, June 13, 2014 at home.
The seven-game win streak for the Galesburg American Legion Baseball team was snapped yesterday, as Post 285 split a double-header with Quincy, winning Game 1 4-0 but losing Game 2 8-4.
The multi-year project of the Project Dog Park group became a reality yesterday, with the opening of the Connie Nott Canine Area at Inbinder Park on Carl Sandburg Drive.