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Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Nov. 13, 2019

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Nov. 13, 2019

Junior High The Monmouth-Roseville Titan junior high girls basketball teams hosted the Sherrard Tigers for a pair of Prairieland Conference contests. The Titan 7th graders lost to the Tigers 27-23. Leading scorers for the Titans were Brianna Woodard with 8 points and Tatianna Talivaa with 6 points. Monmouth-Roseville’s overall record is now (13-5). The 8th…

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Monmouth College Men’s Basketball Packing Plenty of Experience and Talent

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Monmouth College Men’s Basketball Packing Plenty of Experience and Talent

MONMOUTH, IL (11/12/2019) Could returning all their starters, which includes an All-American, from last year’s team Midwest Conference Tournament qualifier be enough for a three-peat in 2020 for the Monmouth College men’s basketball team? “Returning all the major pieces and how we played in the second half of the season last year definitely makes us…

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Knox Men’s Basketball Wins Season Opener

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Knox Men’s Basketball Wins Season Opener

ELSAH, Illinois — The Knox College Prairie Fire men’s basketball team won against the Principia College Panthers 72-61 in their season opener. The win gives new Prairie Fire head coach Ben Davis his first win as the head of the program. The Panthers Trevaughn Goodman struck first with a quick fast break layup with only…

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The WMOI/WRAM High School Athletes of the Week for the week ending Nov 10th, 2019

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on The WMOI/WRAM High School Athletes of the Week for the week ending Nov 10th, 2019

Here’s the WMOI/WRAM Athletes of the Week for the week ending Nov. 10th, 2019: The Monmouth-Roseville Titan Athlete of the Week is freshman girls swimmer, Addie Smith. Addie garnered many first place finishes during her first high school swim season. She dominated the 100 yard breaststoke race, touching the wall first numerous times. The highlight…

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Durbin Statement On DACA Supreme Court Oral Arguments

By pwsadmin / November 12, 2019 / Comments Off on Durbin Statement On DACA Supreme Court Oral Arguments

U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) today released the following statement after attending the oral arguments in the Supreme Court on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.  In April 2010, Durbin and then-Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) were the first members of Congress to call for the establishment of the DACA program.  “Today,…

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U.S. Department of Labor Investigation Results in Injunction Against Illinois Restaurant for Repeated Violations of Federal Wage Laws

By pwsadmin / November 12, 2019 / Comments Off on U.S. Department of Labor Investigation Results in Injunction Against Illinois Restaurant for Repeated Violations of Federal Wage Laws

After a U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division (WHD) investigation found violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) minimum wage and overtime requirements, a federal judge has issued an injunction against Tequila’s Mexican Bar and Grill – based in Peoria, Illinois – and its owner Hector Munoz and manager Javier Munoz for…

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Scam Alert!

By pwsadmin / November 12, 2019 / Comments Off on Scam Alert!

There is a scam in the Greater Galesburg area with a company selling advertising on reusable bags which would be sold or given away at Hy-Vee. The company is out of Texas and is called Totes2go. Hy-Vee does not have any connections with this company. Hy-Vee does have a new program with a group called Bags4mycause which…

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Rankin Returns, Carlson Debuts in ‘A Child’s Christmas in Wales’

By pwsadmin / November 12, 2019 / Comments Off on Rankin Returns, Carlson Debuts in ‘A Child’s Christmas in Wales’

Monmouth College and the Buchanan Center for the Arts are staging a holiday production that amounts to “must-see” theatre. A Child’s Christmas in Wales will be presented from Nov. 21-24 at the College’s Wells Theater. Directed by Monmouth theatre professor Todd Quick, the play is an adaptation of what Quick called “a really beautiful Dylan Thomas poem.”…

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Colors of Cancer Fundraiser With Local Ambassadors

By pwsadmin / November 12, 2019 / Comments Off on Colors of Cancer Fundraiser With Local Ambassadors

The American Cancer Society is putting on a Colors of Cancer fundraiser in Warren and Henderson Counties with four Ambassadors raising money during the entire month of November. Senior Community Manager Stacey Dutton states this event was revamped from the Power in Purple: “We just wanted to refresh some things and include all types of…

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CSC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams Split a Pair at Home.

By pwsadmin / November 12, 2019 / Comments Off on CSC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams Split a Pair at Home.

Galesburg, IL-Hours after appearing among others receiving votes in this week’s NJCAA Division II rankings, the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team blew out St. Ambrose JV 94-52 on Monday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The Chargers (3-0) hit four 3-pointers in the opening 7 minutes as they raced to a 17-2 lead and…

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