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  • Tuesday, March 20, 2018 10:27 AM
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  • Monday, March 19, 2018 6:16 PM
    GALENA–When Lauren Knuckey and Tyler Conzett walked across the stage at the 2015 Galena High School graduation, they had no idea that they’d one day have the opportunity to return to their alma mater to share their love of music with their hometown community.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 6:14 PM
    GALENA–The Galena ARC’s quest for a new location is moving forward as the capital campaign now reaches over $500,000 in pledges and donations.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 6:13 PM
    GALENA–It’s been years of planning and waiting, but this spring and summer, Gear Street will get a major overhaul.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 6:11 PM
    GALENA–The grievance filed Aug. 8 by the Galena School District’s custodians’ union was denied in a March 15 decision by arbitrator Edwin Benn.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 6:05 PM
    GALENA–The front doors of Galena High School were pushed open at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 14, as 180 students walked out of the building, joining for 17 minutes with fellow students from around the country in the National School Walkout.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 6:04 PM
    GALENA–Spring cleaning?
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 6:03 PM
    GALENA–The Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation (JDCF) invites the public to attend its annual meeting on Saturday, April 7, beginning at 4:30 p.m. at Chestnut Mountain Resort.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 5:59 PM
    GALENA–Circular snacks, reciting the digits of Pi, clever shirts and fun math activities.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 5:56 PM
    GALENA–The possibility of phasing school facilities’ improvements in the Galena School District gained traction last spring during the weeks leading up to the failure of the second referendum.
  • Museum opens new exhibit
    Monday, March 19, 2018 5:45 PM
    GALENA–It is no accident that the small town of Galena is considered a hub of Civil War history. 
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 5:42 PM
    GALENA–815,000,000 malnourished people in need, 10,000 meals contributed to the cause, 200 students all working toward one mission: to end world hunger.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 5:19 PM
    GALENA–Galena will soon have an urban deer hunting program in place.
  • Monday, March 19, 2018 5:18 PM
    GALENA–Expanding U.S. 20 to four lanes from Freeport to Dubuque, Iowa, has been an elusive goal for Jo Daviess County.
  • Scholastic bowl team ends stellar season
    Monday, March 19, 2018 5:03 PM
    GALENA–The Galena High School scholastic bowl team ended its season on a high note, winning the WCCI Academic Bowl tournament on March 15. 
  • 24 Hour Care welcomes new nurse
    Monday, March 19, 2018 5:02 PM

    GALENA–Ruth Gallo, a registered nurse with 30 years experience, recently joined 24 Hour Care.

  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 10:40 AM
    FREEPORT–Time is drawing short if you still want to make an appointment to have taxes done at the Senior Resource Center through the AARP Tax-Aide Program.
  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 10:38 AM
    HANOVER–Effective immediately, appointments will be offered every Tuesday at the Senior Resource Center in Hanover to help people with issues ranging from Medicare and Medicaid questions to applying for various discounts available to seniors.
  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 9:23 AM
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  • Monday, March 12, 2018 8:06 PM
    GALENA–The Galena Community Band will once again be participating in the Galena St. Patrick’s Day Parade. 
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 8:05 PM
    GALENA–The Workshop in Galena will be featured on Paula Sands Live on Tuesday, March 20.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 8:05 PM
    HANOVER–River Ridge School District students attended school on Monday, March, 12, after threats made by a student were investigated and cleared, said superintendent Brad Albrecht. 
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 8:02 PM
    GALENA–Galena will be a fun place to be this weekend for the annual Galena Elk’s Lodge St. Patrick’s Day celebration.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:51 PM
    GALENA–In a March 1 letter, the Illinois Attorney General’s Public Access Bureau asserted that the Galena City Council violated the Illinois Open Meetings Act (OMA) at a Dec. 11, 2017, meeting when two members of the public were prohibited from speaking during the public comment portion of the meeting about the issuance of a building permit for the Grace Episcopal Church addition.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:50 PM
    HANOVER–Hanover Ambulance’s pre-hearing has been continued until Wednesday, April 18, said Betty Roliardi, the ambulance’s new legal counsel.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:49 PM
    GALENA–Rebuilding trust can be a long and arduous process.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:42 PM
    GALENA–IHSA Solo & Ensemble was held on Saturday, March 3 at Stockton High School.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:31 PM
    GALENA–Jo Daviess County Country Fair Charities, Inc., will be accepting applications for grants from not-for-profit organizations until May 1.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:29 PM
    WASHINGTON, D.C.–Rep. Cheri Bustos (IL-17) invites high school students from across her district to submit their original artwork for the annual Congressional Art Competition.
  • League of Women Voters, arts center team up for Herstory Night and plans voter registration
    Monday, March 12, 2018 7:28 PM
    GALENA–With this being Women’s History Month and the Galena Center for the Arts hosting Broad Ideas, the arts center and the League of Women Voters of Jo Daviess County are teaming up for HerStory Night, Sunday, March 18, 6-8 p.m.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:22 PM
    EAST DUBUQUE–Voters in Dunleith Township will decide March 20 whether or not they support allowing the township board to allow side-by-side recreational vehicles on township roadways.
  • Robert Broshous receives Patriot Award
    Monday, March 12, 2018 7:20 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Robert Broshous, associate vice president and dean of admission at the University of Dubuque (UD), received the United States Department of Defense’s Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Patriot Award on Wednesday, March 7, in the Charles and Romona Myers Center on campus.
  • Illinois Bank makes $50,000 contribution to ARC
    Monday, March 12, 2018 7:16 PM
    GALENA–Illinois Bank & Trust has made a significant donation in support of the ARC and its capital campaign.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:05 PM
    GALENA–Members of the Galena School Board focused on health insurance and geothermal energy during their business meeting Tuesday, March 6.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:03 PM
    GALENA–Galena EMS’ future is now “promising,” said Bill Bingham, interim coordinator, on Tuesday, March 6.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 7:01 PM
    ELIZABETH–One can learn a great deal of history through personal letters and poetry written to loved ones.
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 6:53 PM
    SCALES MOUND–Ever wish you were rich enough to build a hospital?
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 6:49 PM
    MT. CARROLL–The annual dinner meeting of the Northwest Illinois Forestry Association (NIFA) will be held at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, at the Church of God, Mt. Carroll.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:27 AM
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  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:20 AM
    HANOVER–Betsy Shaulis is out as attorney for the Hanover Ambulance Board.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:17 AM
    GALENA–When Galena High School senior Hannah Birkholz picked out five pieces of her artwork–four photographs and one graphics piece–to enter in the Iowa and Midwest Scholastic Art & Writing Awards contest, she didn’t consider that she might actually be recognized.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:15 AM
    GALENA–The Galena Area Chamber of Commerce’s 19th annual business showcase is set for Saturday, March 10 at the Galena Ramada, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:13 AM
    GALENA–Students at Galena Primary School have all sorts of new learning equipment–iPads, games, books, fun equipment for recess and more–thanks to a recent $4,000 grant from the Rotary Club of Galena.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:12 AM
    GALENA–A Sister City relationship between Galena and Agen, France, is on hold after a presentation at the Feb. 26 Galena City Council meeting.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:08 AM
    GALENA–Mattison Bartley has ambitions of becoming a doctor, a dream that is one step closer because of the BEST program.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:04 AM
    Sustainability means different things to different people in different communities.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:02 AM
    GALENA–In any jail in the country, more than half of the inmates have a mental illness or substance abuse problem.
  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 10:59 AM
    GALENA–A mission trip is underway at the Jo Daviess County Courthouse.
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