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Interview: Pete Weber, TV voice of the Nashville Predators

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Pete Weber

Peter Weber is a long time NHL color and play-by-play announcer with stops in LA, Buffalo and currently the television play-by-play announcer of the Nashville Predators. It all started here in Galesburg. He is a graduate of Costa and the University of Notre Dame. We talked with Pete about his journey as well as the NHL playoffs on the WGIL Morning News.

Interview: Mike Patterson & Mike Carlson from Two Matts Productions

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Two Matts

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.