The Galesburg community, as it always does, came out in droves today to celebrate and thank those involved in labor unions and the local labor movement. But at least some were there to celebrate the public, too.
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As negotiations continued between the Galesburg School District and the Galesburg Education Association, students remained on an extended summer break.
UPDATED 9:10pm A retired Galesburg School District teacher was arrested today as negotiations between the district and the Galesburg Education Association continued.
A change the City of Galesburg wanted to make in anticipation of the construction of the East Main Street Underpass won’t be happening now.
A man from central Illinois is pleading not guilty in Knox County to charges accusing him of having some expensive drugs on him when he got off an Amtrak train almost a month ago.
The Galesburg Education Association is responding to allegations made about the union’s contract negotiating motives as those talks resume this afternoon.
A retired Galesburg School District Superintendent says he remembers a time when negotiating a new contract with the teachers union was, perhaps, much more harmonious then it is now.