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This week's Gazette honors the service of area residents in a special section. There are special features on: Marty Petitgout, Bill Longmore, Kyle Melancon, Denton Brown and  George Hess. The … more
GALENA–George Hess, like many young men in the early 1960s, witnessed a changing nation, war on the horizon and was unsure about how it would affect his life. Hess graduated from University … more
GALENA–When an army recruiter showed up at River Ridge High School in 2001, then junior Bill Longmore told that recruiter if he returned with a humvee and let Longmore take it for a ride, … more
GALENA–When Denton Brown enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1968, his mother was almost right. “My mother said from the day I signed up that I’d be there forever,” said Brown, … more
GALENA–Three days into Operation Desert Shield, then-president George H. Bush famously said, “This will not stand, this aggression against Kuwait.” Galena’s Kim Melancon … more
Home to the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge, Jo Daviess County hosts an abundance of intellectuals devoted to improving the natural order. Nearly a dozen residents of Jo … more
10 years ago: Nov. 5, 2008 Symetra Financial recently honored Terry Altfillisch, naming his Symetra Community Champion for his work in the community. Marc McCoy of McCoy Insurance Services and a … more
HANOVER–On Tuesday, Nov. 13, 7 p.m., the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation (JDCF) is hosting a public program, Citizen Science, Modern Technology, and the Conservation of Nature, at River … more
The cast of the live radio play “Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus” has been busy rehearsing for this week’s opening performance on Thursday, Nov. 8, 7 p.m., at the Galena … more
GALENA–When Colleen Keleher was a little girl walking home after a day at St. Michael’s Catholic School on Bench Street (the present day Galena ARC), she couldn’t resist stopping by … more
The Culver’s of Galena share night on Tuesday, Oct. 30 raised $333.15 for the Chestnut Mountain Racing Team. Back row, from left: Robin Leibold, Ava Miller, Kiera Lyden, Millie Bowden, Abby … more
GALENA–There will be baked goods, crafts, produce, local honey, homemade soaps, fairy houses, knitting, walnuts, skin care products and much more when the Galena Winter Market kicks off its … more
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