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Turmoil in District 205 Among Top Local Stories

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(Galesburg Education Association spokesperson Tami Qualls speaks to reporters August 21.  WGIL News File Photo.)

(Galesburg Education Association spokesperson Tami Qualls speaks to reporters August 21. WGIL News File Photo.)

It would be easy to say the Galesburg Teachers Strike was WGIL’s Top Local Story of 2014. But, that’s not the only major issue the district had to confront this year, or is confronting.

School Calendar Questions Dominate Post-Strike Forum

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11-13-14 GEA 3The issue of six days lost on the Galesburg School District Calendar due to the now-resolved teachers strike was the subject of a vast majority of questions at a forum last night involving the Galesburg Education Association, the District-205 administration, and the Galesburg NAACP chapter.