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  • Serve up a delicious Easter dinner
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:19 PM
    Easter is a wonderful time to get together with family and friends and celebrate.
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:18 PM
    ELIZABETH–Imagine a log cabin from the 1800s and you’re likely to picture a spinning wheel in the corner.
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:17 PM
    HANOVER–Spring is the perfect time for families to get outdoors and explore nature together!
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:14 PM

    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is offering a yoga retreat, “Finding New Connectors to God,” Friday, April 24, 7:30 p.m. to Sunday, April 26, 1 p.m.

  • Scales Mound FFA continues sign fundraising
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:13 PM
    The Scales Mound FFA continues to work on raising funds to update the school sign.
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:11 PM

    Can you spell palindrome? Malapropism? How about minuscule?

  • Hello, Neighbor!
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:05 PM

    Angela Miller

  • Students observe art month with project
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:03 PM

    GALENA–March is Youth Art Month, an annual observance to emphasize the value of art education for all children.

  • Rosenbaum nets semifinalist honor
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:52 AM

    HANOVER–River Ridge seventh grader Nicholas Rosenbaum is a semifinalist in the 2015 Illinois National Geographic State Bee. 

  • SM seniors receive lessons in life skills
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:50 AM
    KSL stands from “Knowledge, Skills and Life.”
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:45 AM

    SCALES MOUND–On April 2, the Scales Mound Vet Tech class, in conjunction with Scales Mound FFA, will be holding a Cats and Dogs 101 Workshop in the back parking lot of the Scales Mound School from 9-11 am.

  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:43 AM
    GALENA–Friends of the Galena Public Library will host its annual pre-owned book sale at the Galena Convention Center on Friday, Sept. 25 and Saturday, Sept. 26.
  • Schamper helps Scales Mound FFA
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:43 AM

    SCALES MOUND–Scales Mound FFA has received a $2,500 donation from Jo Daviess County farmer Daniel Schamper and America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund.

  • Daley to showcase new art form at Sinsinawa
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:41 AM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sister Joeann Daley, OP, will be featured in “The Evolution of the Artistic Imagination” at Sinsinawa Art Gallery, Sinsinawa, April 11 to June 3.
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:38 AM
    GALENA–The Whispering Willow Gift Shop at Midwest Medical Center will begin opening at 8 a.m., every Friday starting April 3.
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:37 AM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Handbell and handchime ringers, gather your bells and get ready to ring out a great day.
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:36 AM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Make plans now to attend the 26th annual Spring Arts & Crafts Show on Saturday, March 28 at the Grand River Center in Dubuque, Iowa.
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:35 AM

    FREEPORT–The Northwest Illinois Audubon Society has plans for a number of events.

  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:33 AM
    GALENA–The Galena Center for the Arts has two upcoming musical events in March.
  • Poet laureate coming to Galena
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:31 AM

    GALENA–Kevin Stein, Illinois poet laureate will give a reading at the Galena Public Library on April 10 from 4-6 p.m. in honor of National Poetry Month, celebrated nationally in April.

  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:24 AM

    GALENA–On Friday, April 10 from 6 -7:30 p.m., the HOPE (Helping Other People Every day) Youth Group of Galena United Methodist Church, will be hosting a hunger event, “Hunger: It’s Not a Game.”

  • Card Shower - Phyllis Staver
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:23 AM

    Phyllis Staver

  • First Birthday - Mason Ray Lange
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:20 AM

    Mason Ray Lange

  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 11:07 AM

  • 2015 make up trends
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:41 AM
    Spring is nature’s way of saying let’s party!
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:40 AM
    On Thursday, Feb. 26 we had our monthly Top Notchers meeting.
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:40 AM
    FREEPORT–The Highland Community College Theatre Department will present Tom Dudzick’s “Over the Tavern.”
  • Library to feature Gerard artwork
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:38 AM

    GALENA–From March 16-31, the Galena Public Library will host the exhibit, which will feature the artwork of local artist Christopher Gerard.

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:37 AM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–The Bell Tower Theater announces the premiere of the new comedy, “Farce of Nature” by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten.
  • Fever River Puppeteers plan show
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:36 AM

    HAZEL GREEN, Wis.–The Fever River Puppeteers will bring back a mischievous but repentant brown rabbit in an Easter-time puppet show, “More Tales of Bunny Cotton-Tail.”

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:32 AM

    GALENA–Students from Galena High School and Galena Middle School recently participated in district solo and ensemble festivals.

  • ‘Peace in Union’ will be performed in April
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:17 AM
    GALENA–Author Ronn Toebaas has captured the essence of Galena’s contribution to the Civil War in a memorable and haunting theatrical script entitled “Peace in Union.”
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:16 AM
    FREEPORT–The 45th annual Highland Community College District Juried High School Art Exhibit will be held April 9-30.
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:15 AM
    FREEPORT–The 2015 Highland Community Job Fair will be open to current students, graduates and area residents seeking employment.
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:12 AM

    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is offering a day to give you inspiration to let go of the things that weigh you down and allow yourself to find peace and joy.

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:11 AM

    STOCKTON–Input is needed for a small group of Stockton citizens exploring the development of a tourism attraction for Stockton.

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:10 AM

    The Scales Mound FFA celebrated the start of National FFA Week on Feb. 21 by hosting its third annual product and labor auction.

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:09 AM
    LENA–The Friends of the Pecatonica River Foundation will be meeting Thursday, March 19 at 7 p.m. at The Rafter’s Restaurant, Lena.
  • Hello, Neighbor!
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:06 AM

    In retirement, Galena resident Brian Lenstra looks at volunteering as the perfect way to give back to the community.

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:02 AM
    ELIZABETH–The Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation invites the public to attend its annual meeting on Saturday, March 28 beginning at 4:30 p.m., at Chestnut Mountain Resort.
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:00 AM

    SINSINAWA, Wis.–The Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters invite the public to worship with them as they pray and celebrate the Paschal Feast beginning with Palm Sunday, March 29.

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:53 AM

    ELIZABETH–On March 21 the Planetary Science Foundation will present a program “Martian & Lunar Meteorites” by Dr. Tony Irving from the University of Washington, Seattle, Wash., at 1 p.m.

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:45 AM
    GALENA–American Legion Post 193 in Galena holds its meetings the third Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. at 100 S. Main St.
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:45 AM

  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:44 AM

    GALENA–As the nation commemorates the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War, volunteers across the country, including Galena, will once again answer their nation’s call to service.

  • Hello World - Landen Henry DeLoach
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 9:40 AM

    Landen Henry DeLoach

  • Awesome cookies
    Tuesday, March 10, 2015 3:15 PM

    I really should call my recipe Awesome Cookies because of the response from everyone who has eaten one lately.

  • Tuesday, March 10, 2015 2:58 PM

    GALENA–The St. Mary Altar and Rosary Society held its fifth meeting March 2 in Bally Hall at 7 pm.

  • Tuesday, March 10, 2015 2:44 PM

    FREEPORT–The Highland Community College Global Task Force, the Boyer Colloquium and Highland Community College will host a lecture and discussion, “ISIS: Sect, State and Terror in Iraq and Syria” at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 26 in the Student/Conference Center, Room H201.

  • Tuesday, March 10, 2015 2:42 PM

    DUBUQUE–UnityPoint Health Finley Health Foundation and the Finley Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association announce 2015 scholarship applications are available for individuals pursuing a degree in the nursing field.

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