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  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:38 PM
    FREEPORT–The 2015 calendar year marks the third year of the Highland Community College Foundation’s “Double Play” appeal. 
  • Keep it simple to treat headaches
    Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:36 PM
    A combination of nutrition and hands-on therapy is usually very effective in treating headaches. 
  • Luna-Guererro receives Grace scholarship
    Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:29 PM

    GALENA–Grace Episcopal Church has awarded its first–and hopefully, annual–scholarship, to a Latino who is college bound.

     
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:28 PM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Rob Bell, funny man and national speaker from Lancaster, Wis., is headlining the Red Hat Event: “Let’s Have Fun Out There!” at Sinsinawa Mound noon to 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 17. 
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:27 PM

    ELIZABETH–The Jo Daviess County Extension and 4-H Foundation announce recipients of the Norris, Bale and Girot college scholarship programs for the 2015-2016 school year.

     
  • Extension holds dairy, livestock judging
    Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:05 PM

    Jo Daviess County Extension hosted livestock and dairy judging contests on Saturday, April 11.

     
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  • Headed to Yale
    Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:01 PM
     
  • Fond memories of ‘The Country Kings’ band
    Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:59 AM
    I had the pleasure of chatting with Fritz Ames and his wife Pat at their home in East Dubuque. 
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:58 AM

    FREEPORT–Have you heard of the rare nickel that recently sold for $3 million?

     
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:56 AM
     
  • Hello, Neighbor!
    Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:51 AM

    Diane Hamilton

     
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:50 AM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–The Bell Tower Theater will host the third annual free summer musical high school edition program. 
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:45 AM

    GALENA–Award-winning haiku poet Bill Pauly will present another Blue Stocking event, “Introduction to Modern Haiku,” on Tuesday, June 9 at 6:30 p.m., at the Galena Public Library.

     
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:44 AM
    GALENA–The Galena Education Foundation announces five recipients of $500 scholarships. 
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:40 AM
    GALENA–The Hills Unit of Jo Daviess County Association of Home and Community Education (HCE) held a sewing day on April 16 at Council Hill Town Hall. 
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:39 AM
     
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:37 AM

    GALENA–Every June, the Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society remembers the lives and contributions of past Galenians with its annual Cemetery Walk.

     
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:19 AM
    GALENA–Wood is so much a part of our lives, from the scenic views in the hills of Galena to the raw material for making paper, to the sturdy beams that support houses. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:37 PM
    GALENA–The Hills Unit of Jo Daviess county Association of Home and Community Education (HCE) held an Old Fashioned Euchre Party Sunday, April 12 at the Council Hill Town Hall. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:36 PM

    The Lafayette County Genealogy Society (LCGS) is planning a cemetery walk on Memorial Day, May 25 at Elmwood Cemetery in Warren.

     
  • Galena library to host talk on ISIS
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:35 PM

    GALENA–Dr Beth K. Dougherty will present the lecture “ISIS: State, Sect, and Terror in Iraq and Syria” on Saturday, June 6 at 2 p.m., at the Galena Public Library.

     
  • Relying on kindness
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:32 PM
    GALENA–Leon Logothetis was working as a broker in London when he realized he simply wasn’t enjoying life. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:29 PM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is featuring a first-time artist for its summer organ concert series. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:28 PM

    DARLINGTON, Wis.–Pat Ready, Stoughton, Wis., will be the guest speaker on Monday, May 18 at 7 p.m., at the Bluebird Nest Nature Center, 308 Main St., Darlington.

     
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:21 PM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–John Chappell “Chappy” Stowe, Madison, Wis., will open the 2015 Summer Organ Concert series at Sinsinawa Mound at 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 3. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:17 PM
    I always associate rhubarb with nostalgia. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:13 PM
    BLOOMINGTON–Stephanie Wurster of River Ridge Elementary School is a recipient of a 2015 Container Garden Grant. 
  • Work of local artists to be on display
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:12 PM
    GALENA–There is the silent, yet vivid, voice of the artist expressed on paper, canvas, in clay, wood, stone and bronze. . .and there is the personal experience of the viewer of each piece of artwork. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:11 PM
    At our monthly 4-H meeting held on April 30, we had a fire safety presentation that Hunter Trueblood and Devin Koester organized. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:10 PM
    HANOVER–Family Ties is hosting an “Importance of Play” night on Wednesday, May 27 at the Hanover Township Park District for children birth to age 5. 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:09 PM
    ELIZABETH–The Elizabeth Spring Fling event, sponsored by The Elizabeth Area Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Friday and Saturday, June 5-6. 
  • Anniversary - The Lingles
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:04 PM
    The Lingles 
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:51 AM

    Nikki Peebles

     
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:47 AM
     
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:18 AM
    ELIZABETH–A cloud of danger hangs over little Apple River Fort. 
  • Experience Horseshoe Mound–a walking tour
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:25 PM
    Have you ever wondered what a guided tour of the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation’s (JDCF) Horseshoe Mound Preserve–just east of Galena off of Blackjack Road–would be like? 
  • Sugar and insulin cause problems
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:21 PM
    Americans currently spend $25 billion each year on cholesterol lowering medication. 
  • Hello, Neighbor! - Rachel Lenstra
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 12:20 PM
    Galena’s Rachel Lenstra, children’s and teen services librarian at the Galena Public Library, has all sorts of fun activities planned for the summer months. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:56 AM
    GALENA–The St. Mary Altar & Rosary Society held a meeting on May 3 in Bally Hall. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:55 AM
    GALENA–“Hometown Nazareth: Where Jesus was a Kid” is the theme for this year’s United Churches of Galena Vacation Bible School, which will be held June 1-5 at the Galena United Methodist Church. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:53 AM

    GALENA–Hypnosis Live opens Friday, May 22 at Galena Trolley Tours and Theater, Galena. Doors open at 7:30 with the show starting at 8 p.m.

     
  • Artist to talk about writing May 16
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:51 AM
    GALENA–In the program “Writing What I Know: An Artist Talks about Writing” to take place on Saturday, May 16 at 2 p.m. at the Galena Public Library, Karen Stockwell will discuss the various art forms she has worked with and how they are incorporated in her writing. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:45 AM
    GALENA–The members of Court Isabella 572, Catholic Daughters of the Americas, held their monthly meeting Tuesday, May 5 at 7 p.m. at Bally Hall, St. Mary’s Church. 
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:43 AM

    Cindia and Frederick Baltz

     
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:42 AM

    Kyla Elaine McDonald

     
  • Hello World - Hadley Elaine Freund
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:41 AM

    Hadley Elaine Freund

     
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 11:40 AM

    Henry James Loeffelholz

     
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  • Celebrating Cinco de Mayo
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 2:49 PM
    Did you know that Cinco de Mayo isn’t actually Mexico’s Independence Day? 
 
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