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WGEM Quincy
Arrest made in reported Macomb shooting, second suspect wantedand possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of
Arrest made in reported Macomb shooting, second suspect wanted
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
and possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Warsaw woman arrested for home burglaryand possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of
Warsaw woman arrested for home burglary
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
and possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Teachers reflect on their Head Startinvolving its former and current families. Bass is in her first year teaching
Teachers reflect on their Head Start
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
involving its former and current families. Bass is in her first year teaching in a 3 to 5 classroom after graduating from Western Illinois University with a bachelor’s in early childhood education. She first attended Sauk Valley Community College,... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Police recover MDMA during house searchtablets were recovered during the search and arrest.City police were assisted b
Police recover MDMA during house search
McDonough County Voice / Posted yesterday
tablets were recovered during the search and arrest.City police were assisted by McDonough County Sheriff’s Office and the Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety.Reach Jared DuBach by email at jdubach@McDonoughVoice.com, or follow him... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Pot bust leads to largest seizure of drug cash in Adams Countyand possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of
Pot bust leads to largest seizure of drug cash in Adams County
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
and possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Inman close to aldermanic choicethe applicant field from five to four as one candidate withdrew. Of the remaini
Inman close to aldermanic choice
McDonough County Voice / Posted 2 days ago
the applicant field from five to four as one candidate withdrew. Of the remaining applicants, the mayor said two are Western Illinois University students.WIU student Steve Wailand was elected to the 2nd Ward seat in 2013 and resigned last... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Authorities warn of potential computer scamand possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of
Authorities warn of potential computer scam
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
and possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Macomb man dies in ATV crashand possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of
Macomb man dies in ATV crash
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
and possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Sheriff: LSD found during traffic stopand possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of
Sheriff: LSD found during traffic stop
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
and possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal man arrested after driving through block partyand possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of
Hannibal man arrested after driving through block party
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
and possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local wineries on display at the Great River Grape Escapestate funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU Preside
Local wineries on display at the Great River Grape Escape
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
state funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU President Jack Thomas speaks Friday afternoon. Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas said the fight for more state funding continues during his state of the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Rededication to Scholten Bell at Quincy Universitystate funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU Preside
Rededication to Scholten Bell at Quincy University
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
state funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU President Jack Thomas speaks Friday afternoon. Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas said the fight for more state funding continues during his state of the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Keokuk Union Depot allows residents to leave their mark on the buildingstate funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU Preside
Keokuk Union Depot allows residents to leave their mark on the building
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
state funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU President Jack Thomas speaks Friday afternoon. Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas said the fight for more state funding continues during his state of the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
One teenager dead and three others injured in car crash in Shelby Countystate funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU Preside
One teenager dead and three others injured in car crash in Shelby County
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
state funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU President Jack Thomas speaks Friday afternoon. Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas said the fight for more state funding continues during his state of the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy Police Blotter -state funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU Preside
Quincy Police Blotter -
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
state funding continuesWIU: Fight for more state funding continues WIU President Jack Thomas speaks Friday afternoon. Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas said the fight for more state funding continues during his state of the... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Thomas encourages WIU community to ‘rise up’MACOMB — It’s a new academic year at Western Illinois University, and Western P
Thomas encourages WIU community to ‘rise up’
McDonough County Voice / Posted 4 days ago
MACOMB — It’s a new academic year at Western Illinois University, and Western President Jack Thomas kicked things off with a positive spin during his annual State of the University address on Friday.Thomas gave his address during the Founders’ Day... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Three teens caught poaching deer in Quincyand possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of
Three teens caught poaching deer in Quincy
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
and possession of meth. WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy Police Blotter -WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9
Quincy Police Blotter -
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23 The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wed
WIU Office of Public Safety Report - 9/23
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety report for Wednesday and Thursday. The latest Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Parent raises racism concernsnight’s meeting about the possibilities of such race relations-oriented educati
Parent raises racism concerns
McDonough County Voice / Posted 5 days ago
night’s meeting about the possibilities of such race relations-oriented education. She is also speaking with Jim La Prad of Western Illinois University on speaking with staff with regard to race. Some of La Prad’s curriculum at the university has... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Life-saving opioid overdose drug available, no prescription neededhow to educate patients. The section of the law pertaining to naloxone was nam
Life-saving opioid overdose drug available, no prescription needed
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
how to educate patients. The section of the law pertaining to naloxone was named Lali's Law after Alex "Lali" Laliberte, a Western Illinois University student who grew up in Buffalo Grove and died in 2008 from an overdose of heroin and other... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Al Sears Jazz Festival marks 15 years in Macombperform at Shiloh’s and had a following there. The Stompers play a New Orleans-
Al Sears Jazz Festival marks 15 years in Macomb
McDonough County Voice / Posted 6 days ago
perform at Shiloh’s and had a following there. The Stompers play a New Orleans-style jazz. Reggie Thomas is a graduate of Western Illinois University who is now the head of the jazz music department at Northern Illinois University, Maakestad said.... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
City of Macomb guarantees water main grant matchhas applied for the grant. He said new figures on the number of low to moderate
City of Macomb guarantees water main grant match
McDonough County Voice / Posted 7 days ago
has applied for the grant. He said new figures on the number of low to moderate income city residents living north of Western Illinois University and new information on weaknesses in the older water mains should work in the city's favor."We're... Read more
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The MidWeek
DeKalb firefighters to help veterans with tailgating fundraiserthe same for another wounded veteran by raising money during Northern Illinois
DeKalb firefighters to help veterans with tailgating fundraiser
The MidWeek / Posted 7 days ago
the same for another wounded veteran by raising money during Northern Illinois University’s Sept. 24 football game against Western Illinois University at Huskie Stadium. Tailgating will begin at 11 a.m. in Lot C-2 at the Convocation Center. Game... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Illinois drivers have an increased risk this year of hitting a deermorning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with
Illinois drivers have an increased risk this year of hitting a deer
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
morning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with the help of the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University. A batch of mosquitoes and a blue jay recently tested positive for the West Nile virus in... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Resource Bank welcomes new adviser in Somonaukwith a bank that maintains a culture that truly believes in and promotes the sp
Resource Bank welcomes new adviser in Somonauk
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
with a bank that maintains a culture that truly believes in and promotes the spirit of community banking.”� A graduate of Western Illinois University, Meyer is a native of the Somonauk/Sandwich area. Please feel free to stop in to welcome Meyer in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Most common mistakes when installing car seatsmorning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with
Most common mistakes when installing car seats
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
morning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with the help of the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University. A batch of mosquitoes and a blue jay recently tested positive for the West Nile virus in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Iowa Supreme Court visits Lee County for Field of Dreams casemorning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with
Iowa Supreme Court visits Lee County for Field of Dreams case
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
morning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with the help of the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University. A batch of mosquitoes and a blue jay recently tested positive for the West Nile virus in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Macomb golf outing raises donation for Honor Flightmorning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with
Macomb golf outing raises donation for Honor Flight
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
morning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with the help of the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University. A batch of mosquitoes and a blue jay recently tested positive for the West Nile virus in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
City to help rehab downtown apartmentsmorning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with
City to help rehab downtown apartments
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
morning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with the help of the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University. A batch of mosquitoes and a blue jay recently tested positive for the West Nile virus in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Illinois drivers have an increased risk this year of hitting a dearmorning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with
Illinois drivers have an increased risk this year of hitting a dear
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
morning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with the help of the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University. A batch of mosquitoes and a blue jay recently tested positive for the West Nile virus in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local university celebrates it's 7th annual Deaf Awareness Weekmorning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with
Local university celebrates it's 7th annual Deaf Awareness Week
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
morning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with the help of the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University. A batch of mosquitoes and a blue jay recently tested positive for the West Nile virus in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Aldermen at ends over elected official salariesmorning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with
Aldermen at ends over elected official salaries
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
morning, the health department said it's been testing mosquitoes since May with the help of the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University. A batch of mosquitoes and a blue jay recently tested positive for the West Nile virus in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
State budget's impact on higher education will be felt for yearsof people out of work at EIU, one of the hardest hit schools. But those proble
State budget's impact on higher education will be felt for years
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
of people out of work at EIU, one of the hardest hit schools. But those problems are duplicated elsewhere, in Macomb from Western Illinois University and Carbondale from SIU in particular. Poshard acknowledged that such an impact might not be as... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Curtis accuses Rep. Hammond of not reporting contribution from Gov. Bruce Raunerpolitical figures by Rauner’s committee. Curtis also stated in the release: “Th
Curtis accuses Rep. Hammond of not reporting contribution from Gov. Bruce Rauner
McDonough County Voice / Posted 11 days ago
political figures by Rauner’s committee. Curtis also stated in the release: “The Hammond-Rauner agenda has caused Western Illinois University to slash programs and make mass layoffs, effectively forcing countless families out of work and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Limestone game against Morton postponed by storm, to be played noon Saturdayinductees included: • Mike Lockwood (class 1983), who was a track and football
Limestone game against Morton postponed by storm, to be played noon Saturday
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 12 days ago
inductees included: • Mike Lockwood (class 1983), who was a track and football star who went on to play football at Western Illinois University and Chadron State. • Donivine Stewart (class 2011), who was a Mid-Illini Conference first-team... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Life-saving opioid overdose drug available at local pharmacies, no prescription neededhow to educate patients. The section of the law pertaining to naloxone was nam
Life-saving opioid overdose drug available at local pharmacies, no prescription needed
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
how to educate patients. The section of the law pertaining to naloxone was named Lali's Law after Alex "Lali" Laliberte, a Western Illinois University student who grew up in Buffalo Grove and died in 2008 from an overdose of heroin and other... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Power of the Purse set for Saturdaya community favorite. A lot of ladies look forward to it.”A few special guests
Power of the Purse set for Saturday
McDonough County Voice / Posted 12 days ago
a community favorite. A lot of ladies look forward to it.”A few special guests will be on hand for Saturday’s event. The Western Illinois University men’s basketball team will model the handbags, some of which will be filled with extras like gift... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb firefighters will hold fundraiser to help veteransthe same for another wounded veteran by raising money during Northern Illinois
DeKalb firefighters will hold fundraiser to help veterans
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
the same for another wounded veteran by raising money during Northern Illinois University’s Sept. 24 football game against Western Illinois University at Huskie Stadium. Tailgating will begin at 11 a.m. in Lot C-2 at the Convocation Center. Game... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Loyola specialists cure patient’s acute pancreatitisHis daughter was sick, away at college and needed help. Mr. Jacob left his home
Loyola specialists cure patient’s acute pancreatitis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
His daughter was sick, away at college and needed help. Mr. Jacob left his home in the Chicago suburbs and was driving to Western Illinois University when he suddenly doubled over in pain. "I pulled on to the shoulder of the road, buckled over... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Freedom of Speechand advocacy groups are examining policies at their own institutions.Brody Reif
Freedom of Speech
McDonough County Voice / Posted 13 days ago
and advocacy groups are examining policies at their own institutions.Brody Reifenberg, an exercise science major at Western Illinois University, has organized a free speech petition drive on campus with the second held Wednesday near Malpass... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Former Seneca FB Coach Tom Hodge Headed to Missouri HOFlater for Truman State University before going on to a successful college coach
Former Seneca FB Coach Tom Hodge Headed to Missouri HOF
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 14 days ago
later for Truman State University before going on to a successful college coaching career. Between 1990 and 1998, Ball led Western Illinois University football to a 64-41-1 record (.608 winning percentage) – the career record at the Football... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Bushnell YMCA Program Center now openThe Y also plans to work the Bushnell Park District on programming.Austin Hoyle
Bushnell YMCA Program Center now open
McDonough County Voice / Posted 14 days ago
The Y also plans to work the Bushnell Park District on programming.Austin Hoyle, a student studying exercise science at Western Illinois University, will manage the center in the afternoons. He said he’s looking forward to organizing dodgeball... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Ex-Milledgeville standout Kam Dawtyne a tackling machine at Aurora(6-3). They have lost only to Millikin University 6-3.— Steve McShane (Freeport
Ex-Milledgeville standout Kam Dawtyne a tackling machine at Aurora
The Journal-Standard / Posted 15 days ago
(6-3). They have lost only to Millikin University 6-3.— Steve McShane (Freeport) rushed for 155 yards on 24 carries to lead Western Illinois University over Northern Arizona University 34-20. McShane, who also had one catch for six yards, had two... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Recruiting notes: Huntley's Jack Bessey, Crystal Lake South's Courtney Sengstock and Andrew Engelking commithit my sophomore year.” Sengstock to Lewis: Crystal Lake South forward Courtne
Recruiting notes: Huntley's Jack Bessey, Crystal Lake South's Courtney Sengstock and Andrew Engelking commit
Northwest Herald / Posted 15 days ago
hit my sophomore year.” Sengstock to Lewis: Crystal Lake South forward Courtney Sengstock, who originally committed to D-I Western Illinois University a year ago, committed to D-II Lewis University on Tuesday. Sengstock plays for the Crystal Lake... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Wailand gets city sendoffEMT certification and would then share all crew responsibilities. He is also wo
Wailand gets city sendoff
McDonough County Voice / Posted 15 days ago
EMT certification and would then share all crew responsibilities. He is also working on a master's degree in biology at the Western Illinois University campus in the Quad-Cities.The former alderman was an undergraduate student at WIU when he was... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
A day of service and remembrancerifle salute, followed by “Taps” played by Dr. John Cooper.Special guests at th
A day of service and remembrance
McDonough County Voice / Posted 15 days ago
rifle salute, followed by “Taps” played by Dr. John Cooper.Special guests at the service included Boy Scout Troop #315, the Western Illinois University ROTC, the Industry Fire Department, Macomb Police Chief Curt Barker and Mayor Mike... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Community turns out for 30th Macomb Balloon Rallydidn’t dampen the festivities at the 30th annual Macomb Balloon Rally.Held over
Community turns out for 30th Macomb Balloon Rally
McDonough County Voice / Posted 15 days ago
didn’t dampen the festivities at the 30th annual Macomb Balloon Rally.Held over the weekend at Vince Grady Field on the Western Illinois University campus, the rally brought in about 20 hot air balloons.Hot air ballon pilot Bob Corey, of... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Military families honored during kite festival at Veterans Parkevent, a great amount of support and recognition was directed toward military f
Military families honored during kite festival at Veterans Park
McDonough County Voice / Posted 18 days ago
event, a great amount of support and recognition was directed toward military families with members deployed overseas.The Western Illinois University ROTC Bulldog Battalion’s flag cadre was onhand to present the United States and Illinois flags... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Candidate forum rescheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 1811 a.m.-2 p.m., Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, 1500 E. Pierce St.Monday-W
Candidate forum rescheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 18
McDonough County Voice / Posted 18 days ago
11 a.m.-2 p.m., Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, 1500 E. Pierce St.Monday-Wednesday Sept. 26-28: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Western Illinois University Union Concourse.More registration sites are being scheduled and will be announced later. The... Read more
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