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Discover Galesburg's Trio of Unforgettable Mexican Dining Experiences
In this article, we're exploring three of the finest Mexican restaurants in Galesburg. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? We'd love to hear your experiences, so feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below!
City of Galesburg warns of ‘door-to-door peddlers’
Galesburg, ILL (KWQC) - Multiple door-to-door energy suppliers, general contractors, and others have been soliciting Galesburg residences. Some of these companies and individuals are pressuring residents to sign contracts for the supply of energy or have solar panels installed, officials said. The people who have been pressuring residents are not representatives of the City of Galesburg or Ameren, Illinois.
No Injuries Reported Following Boating Accident at Green Oaks Lake
On 02/21/2024, the Knox County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a Boating Accident on the West side of Green Oaks Lake in Victoria where two subjects fell out of a boat into the water. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office immediately deployed the KCSO Water Rescue Team. A responding...
Two rescued after they fell from boat in Knox County
Two people were successfully rescued Wednesday after they fell out of a boat, according to a news release from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office received a report of a boating accident on the west side of Green Oaks Lake in Victoria where two people fell out of a boat. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office immediately deployed the KCSO Water Rescue Team.
Rockridge escapes in OT, 43-40 over Mercer County to win 10th straight regional
Rockridge escapes in OT, 43-40 over Mercer County to win 10th straight regional.
Avangrid’s Midland Wind farm goes into commercial operation in Illinois
Midland Wind, a 106 MW wind farm located in Henry County, Ill., recently went into commercial operation. The wind farm, owned by Avangrid, features 25 turbines and will generate nearly 400,000 MWh of renewable energy ... Read More » The post Avangrid’s Midland Wind farm goes into commercial operation in Illinois appeared first on Daily Energy Insider.
Galesburg fire officials: 'Unable to determine the cause' after Monday structure fire
The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but it's been ruled undetermined at this time because of the amount of damage and structure instability.
Large Police Presence in Kewanee for Man Resisting Arrest, Now in Custody
There was a large Police presence from Washington apartments to Fairview for a Kewanee man that resisted arrest and fled from the 800 block of East 2nd Street. A Henry County Deputy located William Pitzer, 44, near Washington Apartments moments ago and was able to get him into custody. Henry County deployed their drone over the area searching for the subject. William Pitzer is a registered sex offender living in Kewanee. Deputy Chief Michael Minx said there was not any danger to the public from Mr. Pitzer. We will provide updates as we receive them. Update – William Pitzer was charged with Restating and Obstructing Justice and transported to the Henry County Jail last night.
How Peoria-area boys swimmers and divers fared at the 2024 IHSA state finals
WESTMONT — One Peoria-area swimmer advanced from the preliminary round of the Illinois High School Association boys swimming and diving state finals Friday at the FMC Natatorium. Riley Stevenson of Galesburg swam the 50-yard freestyle in 20.78 seconds, earning a spot in the 11 a.m. Saturday finals. The senior...
City urging residents to use caution with door to door sales
The City of Galesburg is making residents aware of door-to-door solicitors and the fact that they don’t represent the City or Ameren Illinois. The City says that several door-to-door energy suppliers, general contractors, and solar panel installers have been soliciting Galesburg residences and small businesses door-to-door. Some of these...
One dead, one life-flighted after two vehicle crash in Central Illinois
FARMER CITY, Ill. (WICS) — A Victoria, Ill. man is dead after a two-vehicle crash on Tuesday. According to the DeWitt County CoronerJames Allen Kirkland, IV, was traveling northbound on Rosewood Road and the other vehicle was traveling westbound on Depot Road. Kirkland IV did not stop at the...
Illinois FFA Honors Cambridge and Galva FFA with Bend Don’t Break Grants
The Illinois Foundation FFA has partnered with the Illinois Department of Agriculture and Farm Family Resource Initiative SIU School of Medicine Center for Rural Health and Social Service Development to boost mental health awareness. Funding from the ‘Bend, Don’t Break’ grant will be directed to local FFA chapters including Cambridge and Galva FFA. The purpose is to promote mental health outreach in their communities. The selected chapters will each receive a $1,000 grant. Post-project, the grant recipients will share an event summary and its impact on mental health and wellness awareness. The initiative is expected to give both FFA members and farmers a profound understanding of mental health.
New Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, Shannon Egan, Joins OSF HealthCare in Galesburg
OSF HealthCare has added Shannon Egan, an advanced practice registered nurse provider, to its team in Galesburg. She will serve the local community and surrounding areas, focusing on family medicine at OSF Medical Group – Family Medicine, located at 3315 N. Seminary St. Egan has prior experience as a registered nurse in a family practice clinic and is cross-trained in labor, delivery, nursery, and postpartum care. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana Wesleyn University. To schedule appointments with Egan or her care team, patients can call (309) 344-1000.Visit here for more details.
1 airlifted with serious injuries after ‘industrial accident’ at ethanol plant, officials say
GALVA, Ill. (KWQC) - One man was airlifted with serious injuries after an “industrial accident” at a chemical plant in Galva Wednesday afternoon, first responders say. Wednesday at 3:35 p.m., the Henry County Sheriff’s 9-1-1 Center received a report for an “industrial accident” at Big River Resources, 1100 SE Second St., according to a media release from officials.
Friday morning accident on US 67 near Preemption leaves 1 dead
PREEMPTION, Ill. — One person is dead after a Friday morning accident north of Preemption, Illinois, officials say. According to a Mercer County Sheriff's Office news release, first responders from Mercer and Rock Island counties were dispatched to a two-vehicle accident on Highway 67, just north of Preemption, on Friday, Feb. 16.
Former Aledo police chief pleads guilty to battery
Christopher Sullivan pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor battery charge in Mercer County earlier this month. As part of the plea deal, two counts of felony official misconduct were dropped. Sullivan was the chief of police at the time of the arrest. The 62-year old was ordered to pay a $2,500...
On the market: 4-bedroom home between Galesburg, Peoria built in 1900
Description: This four-bedroom, two-bathroom home has 1,788 square feet of living space on a .64-acre lot and a yard with many trees. The main floor features an enclosed back porch with laundry hook-ups and an updated kitchen with cabinets, pantry closet and appliances that stay. The stove and refrigerator are new. The informal dining room is open to the living room, two bedrooms and a full bathroom. The second floor has another full bathroom and two more bedrooms. The landing/sitting room has access to the unique balcony. The home has central air and a partial unfinished basement. The home was built in 1900.
Galva Police Arrest and Citation Report 02-20-2024
Officer was dispatched to a residence on NW 7th Ave for an activated medical alarm. Officer was able to gain entry and found a subject that had fallen. Stark Co Medic also responded. Officer was dispatched to a residence on NE 9th Street to assist Stark Co Medic with gaining...
Crews respond to crash on Highway 67 in Milan
MILAN, Ill. (KWQC) - Crews responded to a crash on Highway 67 in Milan near Castle Junction Storage and Quad Cities Gymnastics Academy, Wednesday night. TV6 on scene spoke to the Rock Island County Sheriff who told TV6 that there were no fatalities, just minor injuries, according to the sheriff. The scene is clearing as of 9:18 p.m.
Aledo and Joy Fire Protection Districts seek ambulance service levy increase
The Aledo and Joy Fire Protection Districts are asking voters to approve an increase in the Ambulance Service Levy from 0.3 to 0.4. It’ll be on the upcoming primary ballot on March 19th.