Fulton County Liquor Control Meeting Scheduled for March 5, 2024 at the Board Office
March 1, 2024 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE! Please note that there will be a Fulton County Liquor Control meeting scheduled for March 5, 2024, at 5:15 PM at the Fulton County Board Office, 257 W Lincoln Street, Lewistown, IL.Visit here for more details.
Real estate sales in Peoria, Tazewell and Woodford counties for March 3, 2024
These real estate transactions, recorded the week of Feb. 19, are compiled from information on file with Peoria, Tazewell and Woodford counties. They represent sales of $78,000 or more. PEORIA COUNTY. 1412 N. Broadway St., Peoria: Jeffery A. Scovil and Katherine A. Black to Claude J. Church Jr., $89,900. 2027...
UPDATE: Three dead from three-vehicle accident in Peoria County
PEORIA COUNTY, Ill. – Three people are dead, and one more person is injured, after an accident in Peoria County Saturday afternoon. Illinois State Police say the three-vehicle crash happened around 2:30 p.m. Saturday near U.S. 6 and IL Route 29. Troopers say a van traveling southbound failed to...
Fulton County Residents: Upcoming Highway Committee Meeting on March 5, 2024
Fulton County Board Committee Agenda Committee: Highway Committee Meeting Place: Fulton County Highway Department, 430 E. Oak Street, Canton, IL 61520 Time: 7:30 a.m. Date: 3-5-24 Call in number for Committee Meeting 1-720-843-2906 Meeting Password – 1886497 1. Call to Order 2. Roll Call 3. Announcements, Communications and Correspondence 4. Call for Additions/Deletions To and Approval of the Agenda 6. Acceptance of Minutes of Previous Meeting(s) 7. County Engineer’s Report 8. Consent Agenda Items a. Claims 9. Action Agenda 10. Other 11. AdjournmentVisit here for more details.
1 dead following accident in Knox County
KNOX COUNTY, Ill. — One person is dead following a two-car accident in Knox County. According to the Knox County Sheriff's Office, the crash took place near the intersection of Knox Highway 4 and Knox Highway 15 shortly after 2 p.m. on Friday, March 1. Officers believe that a red 1994 Pontiac was travelling north on Knox Highway 15 when they failed to stop at a stop sign. This caused the Pontiac to strike a 2004 Chevrolet truck travelling west on Knox Highway 4, sending both vehicles off the road.
Canton man arrested for alleged burglary while on pretrial release
CANTON (25News Now) - A Canton man was arrested Saturday for multiple counts of burglary, having been on pretrial release on other felony charges. The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office says Cole T. Hyett, 36, was arrested on the preliminary charges. The sheriff’s office says they utilized GPS technology to...
Okawville beats Illini Bluffs in state championship
NORMAL, Ill. (WMBD)– The Okawville Rockets won the state championship after playing against the Illini Bluffs Tigers on Saturday. The Illini Bluffs lead 10-5 in the first quarter before Okawville narrowed the gap during the second quarter, leaving the Bluffs with just a one point lead at 15-14. After...
Fulton County Resists LockBit's Ransom Demands Amid Cyber Extortion Drama
Fulton County is standing firm against cybercriminals as a second ransom deadline imposed by the LockBit group has come and gone without payment from county officials. This move comes despite threats from the nefarious group to leak stolen sensitive data, as the impasse in this digital standoff continues. According to FOX 5 Atlanta, no data breaches have been reported following the deadline, which passed on Thursday, leading to a persistent cloud of uncertainty.
Macomb boys basketball shoots its way to the IHSA Elite Eight
CANTON — Macomb hit nine 3-pointers en route to a 54-38 win over Taylor Ridge Rockridge in the Class 2A Canton Sectional boys basketball championship game. The Bombers (28-5) won the school their first sectional since 2006 and advanced to the Springfield Supersectional to face Williamsville at 6 p.m. Monday.
Knox County property transfers for Feb. 21-28, 2024. See a list of home and other sales
The Knox County Assessment Office submits the following Illinois real estate transfer declaration transactions recorded in Knox County the week of Feb. 21-28, 2024. Only the primary name as listed on the submitted sales report is published. Additional owners’ names that would be on the full deed may not appear in this list.
Garage a total loss during Canton fire
UPDATE (Wednesday, February 28th, 8:30 a.m.) — The Canton Fire Department aided in the response to a garage fire late Tuesday night in Fulton County. According to Fire Chief Mark Hanlin, the fire broke out around 7:20 p.m. on East Linn Street in Canton. The department was aiding the response of Copperas Creek Fire to the scene.
People in Galesburg enjoying the warm weather
Bunker Links opened for the season, and Lake Storey opened after a diesel spill was cleaned up.
Today the gas price is close to $3.55 in Cuba as of 2024-03-03. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.346, a week ago the price is $3.262 , according to AAA.
Jacksonville, March 04 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Winchester High School Co-op - West Central basketball team will have a game with Illini Bluffs High School on March 04, 2024, 19:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Jury reaches verdict in Daylon Richardson murder case
Jurors in Henry County have reached a verdict in the case of a man accused in the death of Knox County Deputy Nicholas Weist. Daylon Richardson has been on trial since Monday, February 26 on two counts of murder related to the death of Weist in 2022. Richardson was found guilty by a jury in […]
Alleged home invasion leads to chase, vehicle on fire in farm field
Two men are in custody after allegedly breaking into a Fulton County home then fleeing from authorities Monday morning.
Illini Bluffs girls finish best season in school history as 1A runner-up
NORMAL, Illinois (WMBD) – Illini Bluffs High School girls basketball fell short in the 1A state championship game at CEFCU Arena in Normal on Saturday. The Tigers fell to the back-to-back state champion Okawville 48-36, which included a 33-point performance from 1st-team all-stater Alayna Kraus. Despite the disappointing finish...
Two of Galesburg's best wrestlers in history end careers by medaling at state
Greg Leibach witnessed the end of a very special era last month. “Over the last four years, we’ve watched two of the greatest Galesburg High School wrestling careers unfold side-by-side,” said the Galesburg coach of the first two Silver Streaks grapplers to win multiple state medals. Seniors Gauge Shipp and Rocky Almendarez brought...
SPHL announces suspensions
HUNTERSVILLE, NC (March 2, 2024) – The SPHL on Saturday announced the following suspensions:. Knoxville’s Rex Moe has been suspended one game under Rule 23.3, Game Misconducts, as a result his actions in Game 219, Knoxville at Roanoke, played on Friday, March 1. Moe was assessed a minor...
Lake Storey reopens to public
Lake Storey is back in business. A news release from the City of Galesburg says the lake has been reopened for public water access, starting Saturday, March 2. The lake had been closed while the Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS) remediated a diesel fuel leak from a nearby surplus property that affected the lake. CMS’ contractor has finished remediation and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has concluded its assessment of the lake, finding nothing that would keep the city from reopening the lake to public use.