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Miller, Oldenburg take on new roles with city

GALENA–Amongst all the recent changes at Galena City Hall, two veteran city staff members have taken on new roles. Matt Oldenburg, who served since 2013 as zoning administrator and deputy …

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A new chapter in life: Scott Toot takes the reins as Jo Daviess County administrator

GALENA–There is a new but familiar face at the Jo Daviess County Courthouse as Scott Toot is beginning a new chapter in his life as county administrator. He officially entered the new role May …

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Jo Daviess County Health Department provides COVID-19 update

GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Health Department offered these COVID-19 updates on Monday, May 10: •There are eight people in isolation with active disease. Cases are throughout the …

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Recycling event set for May 22 ELIZABETH–Northwest Illinois residents and businesses are invited to participate in the upcoming recycling collection set for Saturday, May 22, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Elizabeth Community …
Local foods program announces new partnership with community foundation GALENA–Jo Daviess Local Foods (JDLF) has formed a new partnership with the Community Foundation of Jo Daviess County. Through the partnership, the community foundation will help JDLF launch …
Stockton hires new administrator STOCKTON–The Stockton School Board has finalized its plan for administration roles for the 2021-2022 school year. The plan results from the retirement of Brad Fox, middle school principal, and …

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