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Interview: Mike Patterson & Mike Carlson from Two Matts Productions

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We’ll talked with local film makers Mike Patterson & Mike Carlson of Two Matts Productions about their upcoming sequel.

Filming will begin soon on a new zombie movie with much of the shoot to take place in Galesburg. “Earth Day 2″ shooting locations include Sandburg Mall.  Mike Patterson and Mike Carlson, owners of Two Matts Productions, talked about the upcoming production and how they got their start on the WGIL Morning News.

Knoxville School District Hires New Junior High Principal

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Dan Powell.  Photo from Galesburg High School North web site.

Dan Powell. Photo from Galesburg High School North web site.

A Galesburg School District official will soon gain an administrative post at a Knoxville School.

The Knoxville School Board voted at a special meeting last night to hire Dan Powell as principal for Knoxville Junior High School, replacing the resigning Matt Graham. Powell is currently a social studies teacher at Galesburg High School North.

Interview: Mikella Duffy-Webb with Knox College Alpha Phi Omega

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Knox student Mickella Duffy-Webb and fraternity adviser Neil Unger joined us to talk about the annual Alpha Phi Omega Runathon on the WGIL Morning News.

The Knox College Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity holds a runathon for a local charity each year. This year’s event will take place May 2-May 3 from 3p-3p. The proceeds will benefit Blessings in a Backpack. Knox student Mickella Duffy-Webb is a sophomore elementary education major from Colorado Springs. She talks about her involvement with APO and the fraternities’ involvement in the community.