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Peoria Journal Star
Galesburg senior Josh Eiker wins 100 and 200 again; Bryce Vollrath of Richwoods second in shot put at boys state meetstage for Journal Star-area competitors in the Class 2A boys track and field st
Galesburg senior Josh Eiker wins 100 and 200 again; Bryce Vollrath of Richwoods second in shot put at boys state meet
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
stage for Journal Star-area competitors in the Class 2A boys track and field state finals Saturday at O’Brien Stadium. And Galesburg senior Josh Eiker was in a class by himself in 3A. Bumping up a class didn’t phase Eiker, who won 100- and... Read more
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SaukValley.com
SportsShorts for Saturday, May 28, 2016• Sterling vs. Galesburg, at Metamora • Sterling at Metamora • 2A Newman Regi
SportsShorts for Saturday, May 28, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
• Sterling vs. Galesburg, at Metamora • Sterling at Metamora • 2A Newman Regional, championship, Newman vs. Erie-Prophetstown Girls track 10 a.m. • Class 1A/2A/3A state finals, at Charleston In adults, it can cause neurological problems,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Prime positions for state track medalsGalesburg's Eiker runs top times in 100, 200; Knights, Redbirds throwers second
Prime positions for state track medals
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
Galesburg's Eiker runs top times in 100, 200; Knights, Redbirds throwers second CHARLESTON — Area competitors are within striking distance of top medals on both the track and in the field after Friday’s Class 2A and 3A boys state preliminaries at... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How this teen softball player doesn't let disability hinder successthink I probably won’t play softball. But then I think ‘What am I going to do i
How this teen softball player doesn't let disability hinder success
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
think I probably won’t play softball. But then I think ‘What am I going to do if I don’t play softball?’” Knox College in Galesburg, Ill., appeals to her, as does a future career in a medical field, maybe as a physician’s assistant. With another... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Two arrested in chases in Lee, Carroll countiesthe warrants were not provided. Rock Falls, Sterling and Illinois State Police
Two arrested in chases in Lee, Carroll counties
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
the warrants were not provided. Rock Falls, Sterling and Illinois State Police assisted, the release said. Meanwhile, a Galesburg woman is facing two felonies after leading authorities on a 16-mile chase through Carroll County, reaching speeds... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Mid-Illini runners looking to go distance at boys state track and field meetas a Silver Streak, last race running for coach (Craig) Hillard and coach (Brad
Mid-Illini runners looking to go distance at boys state track and field meet
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
as a Silver Streak, last race running for coach (Craig) Hillard and coach (Brad) Gross and the rest of the coaches at Galesburg, so it’s time to go out and make a memorable weekend,” Eiker said. Unlike last year, Eiker will not be running in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
38th annual Journal Star/CEFCU Honor Roll Meet: Complete girls resultsPekin, 13.17; 8 Rachel Hilton (4) East Peoria, 13.85. 200-METER DASH 1 Kiara
38th annual Journal Star/CEFCU Honor Roll Meet: Complete girls results
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
Pekin, 13.17; 8 Rachel Hilton (4) East Peoria, 13.85. 200-METER DASH 1 Kiara Pauli (1) Dunlap, 25.05; 2 Sarena Bolden (1) Galesburg, 25.66; 3 Courtney Heffren (1) Eureka, 26.10; 4 Tori Keeler (2) South Fulton, 26.23; 5 Blessed Smith (3) Macomb,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Colouring your way through griefto contain and organize feelings of distress and helplessness.” In 2005, Nancy
Colouring your way through grief
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
to contain and organize feelings of distress and helplessness.” In 2005, Nancy Curry and Tim Kasser of Knox College in Galesburg, Ill. reported in Art Therapy, Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, that colouring a mandala reduced... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Lynn A. Kleinendorst(Dennis) Hoover of Pleasant Hill; his son Warren Arthur Kleinendorst of Boone;
Lynn A. Kleinendorst
Newton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
(Dennis) Hoover of Pleasant Hill; his son Warren Arthur Kleinendorst of Boone; Dorothy’s daughter Kris (Kevin) Zimmerman of Galesburg; his grandchildren, Sherri (Stan) Hunt, Craig (Beth) Weuve, Sarah Hoover, Joel (Liz) Hoover, Derrick (Annette)... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Jury duty proving costly in Knox CountyGALESBURG, Ill. (AP) - Knox County has already spent more in 2016 to pay jurors
Jury duty proving costly in Knox County
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 5 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. (AP) - Knox County has already spent more in 2016 to pay jurors than it budgeted for the entire year. The (Galesburg) Register-Mail (http://bit.ly/1Tr9sen ) reports that $23,050 has been spent for the fiscal year that began Dec. 1 -... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
City mulls in-house counsel2016-2017, $285,000 was requested by the outside legal firm, Elliff, Dancey & B
City mulls in-house counsel
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
2016-2017, $285,000 was requested by the outside legal firm, Elliff, Dancey & Bosich, P.C. Golden referenced and compared Galesburg’s in-house corporation counsel as a basis for the city to base a decision off of. “The city over there is very,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
May 23 high school sports resultsfour RBIs. Zack Paryaski earned the win on five innings pitched, striking out f
May 23 high school sports results
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
four RBIs. Zack Paryaski earned the win on five innings pitched, striking out four and allowing no hits. Watervliet 9-15, Galesburg-Augusta 3-0: In the first game, Tyler Brant led Watervliet with four hits. Nick Brant also added two singles. In... Read more
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Daily Herald
Jury duty proving costly in Knox CountyGALESBURG, Ill. -- Knox County has already spent more in 2016 to pay jurors tha
Jury duty proving costly in Knox County
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. -- Knox County has already spent more in 2016 to pay jurors than it budgeted for the entire year. The (Galesburg) Register-Mail (http://bit.ly/1Tr9sen ) reports that $23,050 has been spent for the fiscal year that began Dec. 1 - or... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Three victims in Galesburg shooting ID'dGALESBURG, Ill. -- We now know the identities of three people shot over the wee
Three victims in Galesburg shooting ID'd
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 6 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. -- We now know the identities of three people shot over the weekend in Galesburg. It happened before sunrise on Sunday during a gathering at 1066 East South Street. Two victims are from Galesburg. The first was 24-year-old Andrew... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Remember When: May 23 in Journal Star sports historyState. Class A 400 state champion Rachel Stalzer wins that event and goes a mee
Remember When: May 23 in Journal Star sports history
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
State. Class A 400 state champion Rachel Stalzer wins that event and goes a meet-record 18-51/2 to win the long jump. Galesburg senior Raticia Hardges ups her HRM medal total to 15 with come-from-behind anchor wins in the 4x200 and 4x400. IVC... Read more
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GalvaNews
James C. Ericson obituary78, of Brownsville, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 following comp
James C. Ericson obituary
GalvaNews / Posted 7 days ago
78, of Brownsville, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 following complications from a stroke.He was born in Galesburg in 1937 to Alreck and Madelyn Ericson.He graduated in 1955 from Galva High School, where he won all-state honors as... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Sterling’s Nitz claims sectional title in singleswins two: Erin Stroup had a big day to lead the Golden Warriors to a pair of wi
Sterling’s Nitz claims sectional title in singles
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
wins two: Erin Stroup had a big day to lead the Golden Warriors to a pair of wins at Metamora, 21-0 against Galesburg and 9-0 against the host Redbirds. Against Galesburg, Stroup went 5-for-5 with a home run and two RBIs. Gretchen... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
area high school baseball regional outlookfour of its last six. IVC will look to snap a four-game skid. Next: At Morton
area high school baseball regional outlook
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
four of its last six. IVC will look to snap a four-game skid. Next: At Morton Sectional vs. Metamora Regional winner. At Galesburg Field: 1 Notre Dame, 4 Geneseo, 5 Galesburg, 8 Canton, 9 Rock Island Alleman Outlook: Notre Dame (27-7) swept the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Local roundup: Nitz takes sectional titlewins two: Erin Stroup had a big day to lead the Golden Warriors to a pair of wi
Local roundup: Nitz takes sectional title
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
wins two: Erin Stroup had a big day to lead the Golden Warriors to a pair of wins at Metamora, 21-0 against Galesburg and 9-0 against the host Redbirds. Against Galesburg, Stroup went 5-for-5 with a home run and two RBIs. Gretchen... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Convening in Peoria, Republicans retain conservative marriage plankprotections for religious liberty, and said that the recommended alterations we
Convening in Peoria, Republicans retain conservative marriage plank
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 days ago
protections for religious liberty, and said that the recommended alterations were being misinterpreted. Elisha French of Galesburg agreed, noting that the issues in the debate over marriage have changed since 2012. He told the convention that... Read more
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Daily Herald
Carl Sandburg College drafts budget with little state aidGALESBURG, Ill. -- Carl Sandburg College officials have drafted a budget for th
Carl Sandburg College drafts budget with little state aid
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. -- Carl Sandburg College officials have drafted a budget for the coming school year that relies on virtually no funding from Illinois lawmakers still embroiled in the state's budget stalemate. Chief Financial Officer Lisa Blake... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Remember When: May 21 in Journal Star sports historyREMEMBER WHEN: MAY 21 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO In the high
Remember When: May 21 in Journal Star sports history
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 days ago
REMEMBER WHEN: MAY 21 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO In the high school state golf tournament at Savoy, Galesburg places third and Richwoods sixth. Clayton Apt of Galesburg produces the best area score, a 163 (85-78) to tie for ninth... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Recent recalls remind residents to check cabinetsspace houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cu
Recent recalls remind residents to check cabinets
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
space houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cutting-edge research. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Child's shooting death under investigation in Adams Countyspace houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cu
Child's shooting death under investigation in Adams County
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
space houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cutting-edge research. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Study reveals what makes a person creepyGALESBURG, Ill. -- A professor in Illinois has narrowed down the physical chara
Study reveals what makes a person creepy
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. -- A professor in Illinois has narrowed down the physical characteristics and lifestyle choices that may be considered the basic elements of creepiness, according to WQAD. Knox College psychology professor Frank McAndrew and student... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Utility crews say they are prepared for the next big stormspace houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cu
Utility crews say they are prepared for the next big storm
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
space houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cutting-edge research. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local paramedics use video simulator to teach hands only CPRspace houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cu
Local paramedics use video simulator to teach hands only CPR
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
space houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cutting-edge research. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Weekend event hopes to bring shoppers to downtown Quincyspace houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cu
Weekend event hopes to bring shoppers to downtown Quincy
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
space houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cutting-edge research. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Eating large amounts of fruit and vegetables may lower breast cancer riskspace houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cu
Eating large amounts of fruit and vegetables may lower breast cancer risk
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
space houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cutting-edge research. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
More stories: Lead risks in drinking waterAlarmed by chronic problems with lead-contaminated water in downstate Galesburg
More stories: Lead risks in drinking water
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Alarmed by chronic problems with lead-contaminated water in downstate Galesburg, federal officials are urging local officials to provide bottled water or filters to residents where testing at household taps found high levels of the toxic metal.... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Two medical helicopter teams respond to McDonough County crashspace houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cu
Two medical helicopter teams respond to McDonough County crash
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
space houses in and outpatient services and has an entire floor dedicated to cutting-edge research. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New courses at a local college aims to provide more jobs in the Tri-Statesdrawings and wording on the north side of the Church of Latter Day Saints at 20
New courses at a local college aims to provide more jobs in the Tri-States
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
drawings and wording on the north side of the Church of Latter Day Saints at 2000 Adams St. in Macomb. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Remember When: May 20 in Journal Star sports historyREMEMBER WHEN: MAY 20 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO Galesburg b
Remember When: May 20 in Journal Star sports history
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 9 days ago
REMEMBER WHEN: MAY 20 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO Galesburg basketball player Dale Kelley, who averaged 27.1 points in leading the Silver Streaks to a state runner-up finish, announces he will attend Northwestern. Atlanta’s baseball... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hy-Vee recalls several types of trail mixdrawings and wording on the north side of the Church of Latter Day Saints at 20
Hy-Vee recalls several types of trail mix
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
drawings and wording on the north side of the Church of Latter Day Saints at 2000 Adams St. in Macomb. Fix headed for Galesburg drinking waterFix headed for Galesburg drinking water Lead in the drinking water has plagued Galesburg for years,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pedestrian taken to hospital after being struck by freight traintracks and the train struck the trespasser," BNSF Spokesman Andy Williams said.
Pedestrian taken to hospital after being struck by freight train
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
tracks and the train struck the trespasser," BNSF Spokesman Andy Williams said. The empty freight train was headed toward Galesburg in western Illinois when it struck the pedestrian who authorities have not yet publicly identified. Williams says... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
The Fit Listaid stations and take a shortcut to the street party. Here’s a link for more in
The Fit List
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
aid stations and take a shortcut to the street party. Here’s a link for more information. This race is Sunday, June 5, in Galesburg. It includes a half marathon, 5K and a 1-mile fun run/walk. Go to www.rungalesburgrun.com for more information. If... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois loan to help replace lead water lines in GalesburgThe loan to Galesburg announced Wednesday is expected to cover the cost of repl
Illinois loan to help replace lead water lines in Galesburg
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The loan to Galesburg announced Wednesday is expected to cover the cost of replacing about 2,000 lead service lines, nearly half of the total lead lines in the city. Officials there expect the project will take up to four years. Galesburg will be... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dixon senior loves challenge of narrower court in singles playthat dual.� Then, Dukes coach Steve Boll made more adjustments, and put Gale i
Dixon senior loves challenge of narrower court in singles play
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
that dual.� Then, Dukes coach Steve Boll made more adjustments, and put Gale in the No. 2 singles slot in a dual against Galesburg. That arrangement has stuck throughout the rest of the season, as Gale “found his niche” in the new role, according... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Warriors cap off regular season with winErie-Prophetstown 5: Warren-Stockton beat E-P in the semifinal of the 2A Bureau
Warriors cap off regular season with win
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
Erie-Prophetstown 5: Warren-Stockton beat E-P in the semifinal of the 2A Bureau Valley Regional. Softball Rock Falls 7, Galesburg 1: Peyton Yanes hit a two-run homer, and Madason Shaw added an RBI triple to lead the Rockets to a road... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois loan to help replace lead water lines in GalesburgThe loan to Galesburg announced Wednesday is expected to cover the cost of repl
Illinois loan to help replace lead water lines in Galesburg
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
The loan to Galesburg announced Wednesday is expected to cover the cost of replacing about 2,000 lead service lines, nearly half of the total lead lines in the city. Officials there expect the project will take up to four years. Galesburg will be... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Park District reluctant of further tax abatementsthe future."In other business, Park Director Ray Peterson said a sole bid of $4
Park District reluctant of further tax abatements
McDonough County Voice / Posted 10 days ago
the future."In other business, Park Director Ray Peterson said a sole bid of $48,016 was received from Tri-States Water of Galesburg for repairs to the Glenwood Park Swimming Pool. He said an engineering fee and an architect's fee would also be... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
area boys track and field sectional outlookLanphier Sectional. CLASS 3A At Collinsville When: Friday. Field events 2 p.
area boys track and field sectional outlook
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
Lanphier Sectional. CLASS 3A At Collinsville When: Friday. Field events 2 p.m., track events 3:30 p.m. JS-area teams: Galesburg, Pekin. Area outlook: One year after tying for second place in Class 2A, led by two-time state champ Josh Eiker,... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Galesburg school district cuts summer school for young studentsGALESBURG, Ill. -- School is closed this summer for the youngest group of stude
Galesburg school district cuts summer school for young students
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 11 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. -- School is closed this summer for the youngest group of students in Galesburg. Due to the state budget impasse, the district's assistant superintendent of finance and operations sent an e-mail this week notifying parents that they... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
EPA gives preliminary approval for lead lead pipe removal loan in GalesburgGALESBURG, Ill. -- Galesburg has gotten preliminary approval from the Illinois
EPA gives preliminary approval for lead lead pipe removal loan in Galesburg
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 11 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. -- Galesburg has gotten preliminary approval from the Illinois EPA for a $4 million forgivable loan to finance the removal and replacement of lead service lines. The privately owned service lines going into homes—not the city's water... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois EPA issues a $4M forgivable loan to Galesburg to replace lead water lines Posted May. 18, 2016 at 2:00 PM Posted May. 18, 2016 at 2:00 PM GALESBURG —
Illinois EPA issues a $4M forgivable loan to Galesburg to replace lead water lines
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
Posted May. 18, 2016 at 2:00 PM Posted May. 18, 2016 at 2:00 PM GALESBURG — The city announced late Wednesday morning it received preliminary approval of a $4... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Schwindenhammer: Taking stock of the baseball regular season(.309 BA), Owdom (15 RBIs) and Logan VanOstrand (15 RBIs) lead the Ghosts’ hot-
Schwindenhammer: Taking stock of the baseball regular season
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 12 days ago
(.309 BA), Owdom (15 RBIs) and Logan VanOstrand (15 RBIs) lead the Ghosts’ hot-and-cold offense. DUNLAP (15-13, 6-7): Beat Galesburg twice on way to 9-2 start, is 7-4 against lower-class teams and is 4-4 in one-run games. Sophomore Charlie Mangieri... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Girls state track and field finals outlookin the 100 hurdles. Class 3A When: Preliminaries Friday. Field events noon, t
Girls state track and field finals outlook
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 12 days ago
in the 100 hurdles. Class 3A When: Preliminaries Friday. Field events noon, track events 12:55 p.m. Area outlook: Galesburg is seeded 33rd in the 4x100 and 20th in the 4x200. The Silver Streaks also have fr. Serena Bolden in the long jump... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Galesburg man faces federal charges related to meth arrest at Peoria airportPEORIA — A Galesburg man faces federal methamphetamine charges for allegedly be
Galesburg man faces federal charges related to meth arrest at Peoria airport
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 12 days ago
PEORIA — A Galesburg man faces federal methamphetamine charges for allegedly being caught with three ounces of the drug at Peoria’s airport earlier this year. Kent E. Morgan, 51, of 549 N. Broad St., appeared in U.S. District Court on Monday in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Galesburg measures aim to deal with lead issues in city's drinking waterGALESBURG — Aldermen approved a number of measures aimed at abating lead in dri
Galesburg measures aim to deal with lead issues in city's drinking water
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 13 days ago
GALESBURG — Aldermen approved a number of measures aimed at abating lead in drinking water at Monday night’s City Council meeting. Council members voted 6-1 to approve a corrosion study of the city’s water service lines and the drinking water in... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Man sentenced for role in chase ahead of brother's police shooting deathfor fleeing and eluding police. In May of last year, Pelletier and his brother
Man sentenced for role in chase ahead of brother's police shooting death
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
for fleeing and eluding police. In May of last year, Pelletier and his brother Sean led police on a 20-mile chase from Galesburg to Portage. The chase ended when their car crashed into a police cruiser in front of an apartment complex. Police... Read more
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