CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A traveling wall honoring more than 58,000 military personnel who died in the Vietnam War arrived in Carbondale this week.
The Knox County Regional Office of Education tried to weigh in on the school year calendar for the Galesburg School District.
ROODHOUSE, Ill. (AP) — A 19-year-old man cutting down trees in a rural area in western Illinois was killed when he was struck by a falling tree, authorities said.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois lawmakers on Thursday pushed for a hike in traffic and other fines to raise money for police body cameras and dashboard cameras in the wake of the fatal shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old by an officer in Ferguson, Missouri.
Barbara J. Guild, 80, of Alpha, Illinois, died Tuesday, September 8, 2014 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice in Bettendorf.
Michael J. Bangert, 66, of Galesburg died at 6:48 pm Monday, September 8, 2014 in Galesburg Cottage Hospital with his loving family by his side.
The stormy weather has passed, but left its’ mark on fields in some locations around the area.
The area high school volleyball schedule picks up this evening, with the Galesburg Silver Streaks seeing their first action since last weekend, as the Macomb Bombers will be in town.