ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — Four men and four women have been chosen to serve as jurors in the trial of a man accused of killing eight people in 2008.
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53-year-old Corray Tiff was arrested in Galesburg after a woman claims she was sexually abused over the weekend.
Strong to severe thunderstorms moved through the region once again yesterday, but much like the first round, they didn’t provide many problems, if any, in Galesburg.
The National Weather Service doesn’t have any storm reports for the immediate area, but storm spotters did tell forecasters that roughly one-and-a-third inches of rain fell in town in just three hours yesterday evening.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — No jurors were chosen during the first day of selection in the western Illinois trial of a man charged in four killings in 2008 that police say were part of a two-state killing spree.
Chris Enroth of the U of I Extension talks about the emerald ash borer problem locally.
The emerald ash borer problem started in Michigan and is spreading throughout the midwest, including here in Knox County. Many trees have either died or been cut down locally due to the emerald ash borer. Chris Enroth of University of Illinois Extension talks about the problem locally and if there is any solution.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — Jury selection has begun in the western Illinois trial of a man charged in four killings in 2008 that police say were part of a two-state killing spree.
Habitat for Humanity of Knox County is celebrating house number 47 with and open house and dedication, Saturday, May 17. There will be a ceremonial mortgage burning for the first ever Habitat homeowner. Habitat for Humanity Knox County Executive Director Jordan Knight joined us on the WGIL Morning News.
Libby Allison is the new co-anchor at WEEK-TV channel 25 in Peoria.
Libby is a Galesburg native who has returned to the area after anchoring at WVIR-TV in Charlottesville, VA since 2009. Prior to that, she was anchor at Fox 18 in the Quad Cities for 5 years. Libby is a graduate of Western Illinois University. She joined us on the WGIL Morning News.
The man who can be credited with getting the broadcasting license for the radio station that would one day become 92.7 FM the Laser has passed away. Harold “Bud” Bastian died Tuesday at the age of 85.
Trains won’t have to stop blowing their whistles when traveling in Galesburg through the Chillicothe rail subdivision just yet.