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WARREN–Warren School District was the first district in Jo Daviess County to go virtual during this school year in the first weeks of the school year. Two months later, the district has … more
SCALES MOUND–The Scales Mound School Board, on Monday, Oct. 19, listened to a presentation from Scales Mound Junior High School teacher Keri Werner about Google Classroom on the eve of a … more
GALENA–Galena High School’s (GHS) sewing class has always been a big hit for students looking for an extra elective, wanting to pursue a career in the textile field, or just learn one of … more
GALENA–Jo Daviess County is listed for the fourth time on the Illinois Department of Public Health’s (IDPH) warning list. The county first made the list at the end of July as the county … more
GALENA–It’s “unofficial,” but Galena youngsters will have a chance to trick or treat this year, even if the event is not sanctioned by city officials. Faced with the city … more
GALENA–Jo Daviess County sales tax numbers were released for July and show a rebound statistically for the county. Overall, numbers are still down for the year, 7.5 percent compared to the … more
GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Health Department sent shock waves across the county on Monday, Oct. 5 as businesses received letters of non-compliance. The non-compliance stems from the … more
GALENA–As of Monday, Oct. 12, the number of positive cases in Jo Daviess County was 360. The number of cases has increased more than 60 since last Monday, the most in a week since late July. … more
GALENA–A global pandemic means no trick or treating this year in Galena. That was the decision of the Galena City Council on Monday, Sept. 28. The council voted 5-2, denying a motion to … more
GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Board of Health took steps to enforce COVID-19 isolation and quarantine measures by approving a county ordinance, 5-1, at its meeting on Oct. 1. Board chair … more
SCALES MOUND–Scales Mound boys have been caught in a predicament this year, one that they share with Warren students, and that is the question of if they will be able to compete in football. … more
WARREN–Famous beaches, remarkable streets, delectable cuisine. Rio has a lot of great places and people. For Warren High School graduate Mack Hill, he’s experienced the past few months as … more
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