Man faces gun charges
A traffic stop by Galesburg police resulted in the vehicle’s passenger facing felony weapons charges.
Over 60 years of Legion baseball ending
For the first time in over 60 years, the Galesburg’s American Legion Post 285 will not be fielding a baseball team this summer.
Man and uncle face related gun charges
Two Galesburg men face felony charges after a gun was found in a car over the weekend.
District 205 approves call backs of four teachers
Four teachers that had received reduction in force notices earlier in the year have were called back as of last night.
House resolution passed to honor fallen soldier with highway
A 14 mile stretch of highway that runs north south from Farmington to Canton is one step closer to being named after a local fallen soldier.
Retired instructor Jim Graham receives Sandburg’s Distinguished Service Award
A man who taught political science at Carl Sandburg College for 30 years was honored at the school’s annual commencement exercises last week.
Prairie Players hosting theater intensive at the end of the month
For children and teens interested in theater, the Prairie Players Civic Theater is holding a summer camp of sorts.
205 looks at amendments to 2017 budget
The District 205 School Board have a number of items on the agenda for their regularly scheduled meeting tonight, although it’s the third time they’ve met this month.
Fishing derby this afternoon at Lincoln park
The Galesburg Youth Fishing Derby kicks off today at Lincoln Park on the northern side of town with registration at noon and first casts to start at one. The event has been going on for thirty years
Songbag concert to be held at Sandburg site
The Carl Sandburg State Historic Site is welcoming local singer, songwriter and guitarist Mike Budde tonight for the site’s long-running Songbag concert series.