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Busy Feb. 20-22 at Monmouth College

Former Monmouth resident Suda to be featured at next Maple Leaf concert Feb. 21 One of Monmouth's own will return...
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Busy Feb. 20-22 at Monmouth College

Monmouth-Roseville Update

Mother Nature has been out of control this winter and has caused the local school districts to miss numerous school...
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Monmouth-Roseville Update

Structure Fire at 406 Clark Street

The Galesburg Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 406 Clark Street at 2:39 a.m. Wednesday morning. The response...
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Structure Fire at 406 Clark Street

New Events Coming

  The Warren County Soil and Water Conservation District have a number of items on their agenda for the months...
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New Events Coming

Ice, Wind Knocking Out Power

photo by Ken Helms, City of Monmouth Ice on power lines and wind gusts up to 40-miles-per-hour are keeping power...
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Ice, Wind Knocking Out Power

Galesburg CVB Awarded at Excellence in Tourism

The Galesburg Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) took home the Best Cooperative Partnership award in the Budget B category...
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Galesburg CVB Awarded at Excellence in Tourism

Lincoln Foundation Celebrating Lincoln’s Birthday with Two Events

The Lincoln Foundation are hosting two events in February to honor President Abraham Lincoln's birthday. The first is a unique...
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Lincoln Foundation Celebrating Lincoln’s Birthday with Two Events

Rankin to ‘Coach’ Monmouth College’s Production of ‘The Wolves,’ Feb. 21-24

One way to look at the next Monmouth College theater production is that it's a war movie, only with an...
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Rankin to ‘Coach’ Monmouth College’s Production of ‘The Wolves,’ Feb. 21-24

Presentation for January Teacher of the Month: Joel Zink

Presentation for teacher of the month for our January School Spotlight, United High School, and teacher of the month, Joel...
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Presentation for January Teacher of the Month: Joel Zink

Willhardt Named Monmouth College Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Veteran educator Mark Willhardt has been named Monmouth College dean and vice president for academic affairs. Willhardt, who has been...
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Willhardt Named Monmouth College Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Sat 16

Bishop Hill Bakery & Eatery Pizza Night

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

LOCAL NEWS

Monmouth-Roseville Update

Monmouth-Roseville Update

Mother Nature has been out of control this winter and has caused the local school districts to miss numerous school days. At a recent board meeting for the Monmouth-Roseville District, there was discussion on if and how all the missed days would be made up....

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Structure Fire at 406 Clark Street

Structure Fire at 406 Clark Street

The Galesburg Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 406 Clark Street at 2:39 a.m. Wednesday morning. The response included all three stations and the 11 personnel on duty. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the structure was already completely engulfed by...

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New Events Coming

New Events Coming

  The Warren County Soil and Water Conservation District have a number of items on their agenda for the months of February through April. Cathy Froelich, Warren County district conservationist for the National Resources Conservation Service, fills us in on the...

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LOCAL SPORTS

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Events for week of February 11, 2019

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Mon 11th
Tue 12th

KCAP Leadership Breakfast

February 12 @ 7:30 am

Midstate Manufacturing Blood Drive

February 12 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 am

Knox County Right to Life Meeting

February 12 @ 7:00 pm
Wed 13th

Monmouth American Legion Blood Drive

February 13 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm

Dine & Develop

February 13 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Knox Agri Center Blood Drive

February 13 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thu 14th

Kewanee OSF St. Luke Medical Center Blood Drive

February 14 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm

Bake Sale

February 14 @ 7:00 am

Food Safety Act Rules Presentation

February 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 15th
Sat 16th

Bishop Hill Bakery & Eatery Pizza Night

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Annual Chocolate Festival

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sun 17th

The Annual Chocolate Festival

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Taco Lunch

February 17 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Polar Plunge

February 17 @ 2:00 pm

AG NEWS

Winning is surviving in 2019

An ag consultant says better managed relationships with lenders can help dairy farmers stay in business. “Winning in 2019 means surviving.  If you get through 2019 with your finances intact, your relationship solid with your banker, and your family together, I think...

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Farmer improves operation with lean principles

AA northern Indiana farmer has found success in applying lean principles to his operation and says other farmers could do the same. Ben Hartman of Clay Bottom Farm says lean farming is all about reducing waste and increasing profits. He says it allows farmers to align...

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Challenges for small organic farms

Small organic farms continue to face challenges. Sherry Chenn is a coordinator with Springfield Ohio Urban Plantfolk, a community-based urban ag group that addresses food security. “Farmers who are growing local food and their workers are not getting a living wage –...

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Midday cash livestock markets

Direct cash cattle markets are quiet. It’s been a quiet week overall, with Thursday’s business limited to very light activity in Iowa and Nebraska at $199 to $200 on the dressed basis. Some very light trade today is reported at $127 live in Illinois. Asking prices are...

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More progress reported in U.S.-China talks

U.S. trade officials are describing this week’s talks with China as “productive” and say they made headway on some of the most difficult issues. Speaking to reporters this morning in Washington, President Trump confirmed the negotiations are going well. “We’re very...

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OBITUARIES

FEATURES

Local Photographer Shares Story

Local Photographer Shares Story

Local Photographer Kent Kriegshauser shares his story and how he found his passion in taking pictures and continues to do that today. To view his photos visit his website, http://www.kentkriegshauser.com/.   Listen to Kent's entire interview below:...

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Stronghurst Senior Citizens Meeting

February 15 @ 1:00 pm

The Stronghurst Seniors will meet at the Center on S Broadway in Stronghurst. For more information, call 309-924-1879.

Chicago Pianist Mark Valenti at Monmouth College

February 15 @ 7:30 pm

A gifted pianist will be on campus to present a concert and share his expertise with students. He will play pieces by Beethoven, Stravinksy, Debussy, and Chopin. He will perform in the Kasch Performance Hall of Dahl Chapel and Auditorium.

Bishop Hill Bakery & Eatery Pizza Night

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Feb. 16 – Bishop Hill Bakery & Eatery Pizza Night - The Bishop Hill Bakery & Eatery staff will be hosting a Pizza Night Fundraiser. The bakery will be selling 9” cheese or sausage focaccia pizzas for $15. A limited supply of 60 pizzas will be available. Pizzas will be delivered locally by request. Place your order with the Bishop Hill Bakery and Eatery by calling 309-927-3042. All proceeds go toward the Levitt AMP Galva Music Series this summer!

The Annual Chocolate Festival

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on February 17, 2019 at 11:00am

All you can eat chocolate buffet. Tickets $8 in advance, $10 at the door. To be held at the Prairie Players Theater, 160 S Seminary St in Galesburg.

The Annual Chocolate Festival

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on February 17, 2019 at 11:00am

All you can eat chocolate buffet. Tickets $8 in advance, $10 at the door. To be held at the Prairie Players Theater, 160 S Seminary St in Galesburg.

Taco Lunch

February 17 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Melt away the winter with a taco lunch. Soft shell, hard shell, taco bowls, homemade salads, and desserts. At Westminster Presbyterian Church, 200 East Cedar in Kirkwood. Goodwill donations.

Polar Plunge

February 17 @ 2:00 pm

The 2019 Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics in Illinois. At Lake Storey, 1572 Machen Drive in Galesburg. Create a team and raise money to earn prizes and help out Special Olympics. All jumpers must raise a minimum of $100. Register at plungeillinois.com.

Youth & Adult Taekwondo Classes

February 18 @ 5:30 pm

Come join others at the Warren County YMCA for classes beginning February 18th and will be held every Monday night. Any level can join! Ages 5-11 years will be at 5:30 to 6:30. Ages 12 plus will be held 6:30 to 7:30pm. $40 for members. $60 for nonmembers. Will be in the all purpose room.

Mexican Dominoes

February 20 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until February 28, 2019

The Stronghurst Senior Citizens host games of Mexican Dominoes at the Senior Center on S Broadway in Stronghurst. Everyone is welcome.

100th Annual Monmouth Chamber of Commerce Dinner

February 20 @ 5:00 pm

Appetizers, dinner, and dessert. Beer and wine provided by Market Alley Wines. Catering provided by Aramark. Tickets can be purchased from the chamber. For more information call 734-3181.

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