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  • Monday, September 18, 2017 6:04 PM
    GALENA–Three Galena School District food service employees recently submitted their resignations.
  • Survival stories
    Monday, September 18, 2017 6:02 PM
    Former Galena resident Natalie Lewis narrowly escaped the worst of Hurricane Irma’s destructive path, leaving her home a day before the storm’s landfall.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 6:01 PM
    GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Board rejected consolidating polling locations during its Tuesday, Sept. 12 meeting.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:59 PM
    GALENA–Chris Hamilton, CEO Greater Galena Marketing, Inc., gave the organization’s quarterly report to the full county board last week and said the full-time staff hiring is almost complete.
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    GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Board of Health will hold a special meeting in its conference room at the health department at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 20.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:55 PM
    GALENA–For the second year in a row, the Galena Pirates football team is cooperating with the Galena American Legion to honor 14 Galena men who gave their lives in military service.
  • Hamilton graduates from development program
    Monday, September 18, 2017 5:54 PM
    GALENA–Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, announces that Chris Hamilton, Greater Galena Marketing Inc. (GGMI) president and CEO, recently graduated from the program and received the recognition of IOM.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:49 PM
    GALENA–While it’s important to be true to one’s self, it’s also important to be open to the differences of others.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:48 PM
    GALENA–Ann Williams, Democratic candidate for state representative from the 89th District, last week suspended her campaign for office after learning of a residency requirement that makes her ineligible.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:46 PM
    GALENA–Greater Galena Marketing Inc. (GGMI), the new destination marketing organization, has an eight-year lease for its new administrative home, the city of Galena’s Old Train Depot.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:45 PM
    EAST DUBUQUE–An event has been set for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine, to celebrate and unveiling of a new historical marker for the community on Saturday, Sept. 30 at the East Dubuque District Library.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:45 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Employees at John Deere Dubuque Works in Dubuque, Iowa, were recognized and honored with the Governor’s Volunteer Award on Sept. 1 in Cedar Falls, Iowa.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:44 PM
    Over the next month, three dates have been set for household hazardous waste, shredding and recycling.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:42 PM
    GALENA–The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA)will be presenting a report on the Galena and Sinsinawa rivers watershed at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 28 at Galena City Hall.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:41 PM
    SCALES MOUND–Gary Saam Construction, in Scales Mound, has built the foundation for many businesses and buildings, including their own.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:38 PM
    GALENA–Since Sunday, Sept. 10 was Grandparents Day, third grade students at Galena Primary School marked the occasion a couple days early.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:34 PM
    GALENA–Dr. Mark Nolan Hill, a surgeon and professor from Highland Park, isn’t impulsive.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:32 PM
    GALENA–It’s safe to say that Judith Little didn’t exactly know what she was getting herself into five years ago when she bought the Charles Merrick house at 905 Third St.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:30 PM
    GALENA–Fourteen years ago, en route to their home in Chicago from an architectural conference in Iowa, Tannys Langdon and Ron Duplack decided to swing through Galena.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:28 PM
    GALENA–When Phil Eichler and Tim Newman purchased the Captain David Bates House in 2009, they had their work cut out.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 5:25 PM
    GALENA–Douglas and Robert Mahan had big plans when they closed on the Aldrich Guest House, 900 Third St., on Oct. 1, 2014.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 4:54 PM
    FREEPORT–The Highland Community College Board of Trustees approved the permanent fiscal year 2018 budget on Wednesday, Sept. 13, during their combined monthly meeting and quarterly retreat.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 4:42 PM
    GALENA–After multiple appearances before the board, and nailing down the correct property lines, applicant Don Gereau had a variance for a garage addition approved by the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) during its meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 13.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 4:36 PM
    GALENA–The Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society’s 50th annual Tour of Historic Galena Homes will take place Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 23 and 24, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Electronic waste removed from illegal dump site
    Monday, September 11, 2017 5:40 PM
    WOODBINE–More than 23 tons of electronic waste were removed from a longtime illegal dump at 3597 Woodbine St., on two separate days in June and July.
  • Experiencing Harvey
    Monday, September 11, 2017 5:24 PM
    HOUSTON, Texas–A couple of weeks ago when Christine Langas, a captain paramedic and ambulance supervisor with the Houston, Texas, Fire Department, woke up and caught the morning news, she knew trouble was brewing in the form of Hurricane Harvey.
  • United Churches give to food pantry
    Monday, September 11, 2017 5:23 PM
    GALENA–The United Churches of Galena donated more than $8,000 to the Galena Food Pantry on Thursday, Sept. 7.
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 5:12 PM
    SAVANNA–Area citizens and businesses are invited to participate in the upcoming hazardous waste, recycling and paper shred event collection set for Saturday, Sept. 30, from 9 a.m. to noon. 
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 5:10 PM
    Are you on a Medicare drug plan? 
  • More than a paycheck
    Monday, September 11, 2017 5:04 PM
    On West Street in Galena, an unassuming white building houses a dedicated staff that make a difference in the lives of individuals on a daily basis.
  • Fawell running for Congress
    Monday, September 11, 2017 5:02 PM
    GALENA–Galena resident Bill Fawell announced last week he is seeking the 17th Congressional District seat currently held by Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-East Moline.
  • Board learns their work is ‘art’
    Monday, September 11, 2017 4:52 PM
    GALENA–Does the board’s action help kids?
  • Stewart announces run for state senate
    Monday, September 11, 2017 4:51 PM
    FREEPORT–State Rep. Brian W. Stewart, R-Freeport, will seek election to the Illinois State Senate in 2018.
  • Freeport alderman to run for Illinois General Assembly
    Monday, September 11, 2017 4:50 PM
    FREEPORT–Freeport city alderman Andrew Chesney is running for the Illinois General Assembly.
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 4:47 PM
    GALENA–For National Recovery Month the Galena Clinic is hosting a community showing of “The Anonymous People.”
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 4:37 PM
    GALENA–The Galena Education Foundation will hold its annual meeting at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 25 at Galena High School.
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 4:34 PM
    GALENA–It looks like the entry way at historic Turner Hall will be getting a bit of a makeover.
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  • Monday, September 11, 2017 4:24 PM
    HANOVER–Hanover’s Mallardfest, sponsored by the Hanover Chamber of Commerce, marks 40 years on Saturday, Sept. 16, with all sorts of fun for the entire family.
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 4:23 PM
    GALENA–The Galena Center for the Arts is holding an orientation for gallery volunteers Thursday, Sept. 14 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the center. 
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 4:21 PM
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017 2:39 PM
    ELIZABETH–Lexi Parr and the Ruby Blonde Band will highlight the next Music in the Park in Elizabeth on Saturday, Sept. 9.
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017 2:38 PM
    GALENA–Saturday, Sept. 9 brings two very different events to Galena.
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017 2:31 PM
    For more than a week now, Midwesterners have watched in horror as scenes of the devastation left in the wake of Hurricane Harvey flashed on news reports.
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017 2:30 PM
    GALENA–If you ever wanted to see a helicopter drop 2,000 golf balls, that opportunity is yours this Saturday.
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017 2:25 PM
    GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Board of Health and its finance committee will be meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 6 at the health department building in Galena.
  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017 2:22 PM
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