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Leary’s Rock Solid Harding Hotshot Terrific Titans Friday DEC. 14th-2018

  Leary’s Rock Solid Harding Hotshot Terrific Titans Friday DEC. 14th-2018 Fred Missoh Rylan Inman Konner Hayburn Timothy Bresnahan Kyleigh...
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Leary’s Rock Solid Harding Hotshot Terrific Titans Friday DEC. 14th-2018

Galesburg Police Department Receives Reports of Phone Scam

Contact: Galesburg Police Department Phone: (309) 345-375-3722 Galesburg, IL (December 14, 2018) Citizens have reported receiving scam phone calls, which...
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Galesburg Police Department Receives Reports of Phone Scam

Great River Friends Offers Scholarships for 2019-2020 School Year

Two types of awards offered for health career studies West Burlington, Iowa, Dec. 14, 2018 – Applications for Great River...
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Great River Friends Offers Scholarships for 2019-2020 School Year

United School District Update

The United School District held their monthly board meeting earlier this week and like the other schools in our area,...
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United School District Update

Great River Health System’s Kid Zone Earns Top Rating

State awards five stars to employee child care center West Burlington, Iowa, Dec. 13, 2018 – Kid Zone, Great River...
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Great River Health System’s Kid Zone Earns Top Rating

Shopko Announces Sale of 42 Pharmacy Locations to Kroger

This does not affect Monmouth or any Shopko locations in Illinois. GREEN BAY, Wis. — Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC...
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Shopko Announces Sale of 42 Pharmacy Locations to Kroger

Holiday Break Safety Tips

MACOMB, IL -- It's that time of year when, according to campus and local law enforcement officials, some individuals may...
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Holiday Break Safety Tips

Greet the Christmas Dawn at Bishop Hill

The Christmas tradition of “Julotta” continues at Bishop Hill State Historic Site, where the public is invited to gather for...
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Greet the Christmas Dawn at Bishop Hill

West Central District Update

The West Central School Board met this week for their monthly meeting and after discussion on many feel good items,...
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West Central District Update

Monmouth-Roseville School District Update

The Monmouth-Roseville School Board met earlier this week and the main item discussed was the Tax Levy. Superintendent Ed Fletcher...
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Monmouth-Roseville School District Update
Fri 14

United FFA Alumni Auction

December 14 @ 6:00 pm
Fri 14

Christmas Around the World

December 14 @ 7:00 pm

LOCAL NEWS

United School District Update

United School District Update

The United School District held their monthly board meeting earlier this week and like the other schools in our area, the main topic was the Tax Levy. Superintendent Jeff Whitsitt has more: “We project about a 5.25% increase in our EAV. So that impacts our rate a...

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Norman Legion Hall Blood Drive

December 11 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wed 12th

Monmouth American Legion Blood Drive

December 12 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm

Knox Agri Center Blood Drive

December 12 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

First Christian Church Blood Drive

December 12 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thu 13th
Fri 14th

Strom Center Christmas Party

December 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

United FFA Alumni Auction

December 14 @ 6:00 pm

Christmas Around the World

December 14 @ 7:00 pm
Sat 15th

Friends of the Library

December 15 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Cookie Sale

December 15 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale

December 15 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

AG NEWS

Most farms are family farms

The annual USDA Diverse Family Farms report says most U.S. farms are owned by families. “Ninety-eight percent of farms are family farms, and they account for 87 percent of farm production,” said Chris Burns, economic researcher at the USDA. Small farms make up 89...

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Merck to acquire Antelliq

Merck says it’s acquiring Antelliq Group, a company that does digital animal identification, traceability and monitoring. Merck is paying almost $2.4 billion for Antelliq’s outstanding shares and will assume Antelliq’s debt of about $1.3 billion. Antelliq is formerly...

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Hog, cattle futures end the week disappointed

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, cattle futures closed mostly lower on technical pressure and disappointment in the cash trade.  Seasonal demand concerns are also limiting any price movement.  February live cattle closed $.45 lower at $122.40 and April live cattle...

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December School Spotlight: West Central High School

December School Spotlight: West Central High School

Our December School Spotlight is West Central High School led by Principal Jason Kirby: “We have had a great school year up to this point. We have had a number of things we have accomplished for the very first time that we are very proud of. Our test scores are going...

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City Council Meeting Summary 12.03.2018

City Council Meeting Summary 12.03.2018

City Council Meeting Summary 12.03.2018 Next City Council Meeting – December 17th, 2018 at 6:00 PM Official Minutes available at www.cityofmonmouth.com 1– Presentations Or Citizen Inquiries Amy Patterson with the Chamber Of Commerce thanked the City for all their...

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The Galesburg Express

The Galesburg Express

The Third Annual Galesburg Express will take place this Saturday December 8th. Jessica Linder, Executive Director at the Galesburg Chamber of Commerce, highlights some of the events: “Kicking off the day is breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Clause. Then we have the...

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