• Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:59 AM
  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:56 AM

    GALENA–Cody J. Berry, 21, Durango, Iowa, agreed to a plea arrangement during court proceedings on Tuesday, March 14, for his involvement in a fatal traffic accident on the Julien Dubuque Bridge on Nov. 17, 2014.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:55 AM

    GALENA–The Galena Police Department executed an arrest warrant for Kelly D. Levens, 56, Galena, on Tuesday, March 14.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:41 AM

    GALENA–Wayne Turner didn’t have much growing up in Galena.

  • Candidates split 3-2 on referendum
    Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:29 AM

    GALENA–The five candidates vying for three seats on the Galena School Board were asked to publicly share their positions on the $21.8 million bond referendum that will be put to voters on Tuesday, April 4.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:27 AM

    GALENA–The Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) Board authorized Colin Sanderson to request proposals for at least two executive search firms during its meeting on Tuesday, March 14.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:27 AM

    GALENA–Possible action on the Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) contract was postponed by the Jo Daviess County Board during its meeting on Tuesday, March 14.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:25 AM

    GALENA The Jo Daviess County Board’s ad hoc emergency fire and medical services committee discussed recruitment practices during its Thursday, March 16 meeting.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:14 AM
    GALENA–An event to honor Vietnam veterans will take place on Saturday, April 22 at 1 p.m. at the VFW in Galena.
  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:12 AM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Students in Brandon Behlke’s junior speech class got their chance to impress on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 14 and 15.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:05 AM

    GALENA–Galena City Council member Charles Fach has an idea of how the city can bring in some revenue to fund the downtown sidewalk replacement project.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:02 AM

    GALENA–The next collection for disposing/recycling televisions and computer monitors is set for Friday, March 31, 8 a.m. to 1:30 at the Galena City Hall parking lot.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 9:59 AM

    GALENA–Sarah Nack attempts to make math fun for her seventh grade students at Galena Middle School every day.

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 11:16 AM
    GALENA–Galena residents both for and against the “Welcome City” resolution addressed the Galena City Council Monday, March 13.
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 11:15 AM
    GALENA–The Galena City Council is collecting information from residents about their perception of the whitetail deer population within the city limits.
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 11:13 AM

    GALENA–The National Weather Service will be conducting a weather spotter training class on Tuesday, March 21 at the Galena Territory Owners Club at 6:30 p.m.

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 11:03 AM
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  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:57 AM

    ELIZABETH–For the second consecutive meeting, more than 50 attendees gathered in Elizabeth for the Jo Daviess County Democrat Central Committee meeting on Thursday, March 9.

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:54 AM
    On March 6, the Scales Mound FFA Chapter pulled off another successful banquet.
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:53 AM

    GALENA–The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) approved another slate of vacation rentals during its meeting on Wednesday, March 8.

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:52 AM
    EAST DUBUQUE–The Northwest Illinois Milk Quality Council is sponsoring its annual barn meeting on Tuesday, March 21 at Berning Acres, 8850 N. Menominee Road, East Dubuque.
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:37 AM
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:37 AM

    SCALES MOUND–The Scales Mound School District board has an open seat after the departure of board member David Howland.

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:36 AM
    SAVANNA–National Association of Active & Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) will resume its monthly luncheon and meeting on March 16, at Manny’s Pizza in Savanna at noon.
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:29 AM

    EAST DUBUQUE–The city of East Dubuque is moving forward with two public improvement projects.

  • Local tourism represented at state lobby day March 7
    Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:10 AM
    GALENA–Katherine Walker attended Lobby Day in Springfield on March 7.
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:05 AM

    ELIZABETH–The Jo Daviess County Farm Bureau Young Leaders hosted the second annual farmer appreciation pancake breakfast on Saturday, March, 11, at the Elizabeth Community Building.

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:01 AM

    GALENA--The Galena High School scholastic bowl team won its seventh Illinois High School Association (IHSA) regional championship in the past eight years on March 6 at the regional tournament hosted by Galena.

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 9:57 AM
    GALENA–An event to honor Vietnam veterans will take place on Saturday, April 22 at 1 p.m. at the VFW in Galena.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 5:03 PM
    ELIZABETH–Ad-hoc committee for emergency fire and medical services chair Bill Bingham informed members of the committee’s purpose and timeline for creating a report for the Jo Daviess County Board during its first meeting on Wednesday, March 1.
  • Juvenile Justice Council shares messages
    Monday, March 06, 2017 4:57 PM
    HANOVER–River Ridge High School hosted a presentation sponsored by the Jo Daviess County Juvenile Justice Council on Wednesday, Feb. 22.
  • Mission trip to Kenya
    Monday, March 06, 2017 4:54 PM
    GALENA–After traveling four hours northeast of Nairobi, the Rev. Jim McCrea, pastor, and eight other members of the First Presbyterian Church of Galena reached their destination of Kanyakine Boys High School in Meru County, Kenya.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 4:38 PM
    GALENA– The Turner Hall Committee Board instructed Janelle Keeffer, City of Galena facilities manager, to review the rental rate structure and return to the committee with a recommendation.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 4:26 PM
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 4:25 PM
    ELIZABETH–When Irene Thraen-Borowski began her career in education nine years ago at the Jo Daviess Carroll Career and Technical Education Academy, she knew that in order for her students to learn they needed to feel safe.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 4:24 PM
    EAST DUBUQUE–Students at East Dubuque Elementary School raised more than $1,300 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, an organization dedicated to blood cancer research and education.
  • Grant Park work is underway
    Monday, March 06, 2017 4:12 PM
    GALENA–Grant Park is getting a make over, thanks to the Galena Foundation and the city of Galena.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 4:11 PM
    GALENA–Board members of the Galena/Jo Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) approved board chair Hal Gilpin to establish a transition committee during its meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 28.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 4:10 PM
    GALENA–Northwestern Illinois Center for Independent Living (NICIL) announces a new partnership and project with Riverview Center and Illinois Imagines Coalition.
  • City council: Bricks or no bricks?
    Monday, March 06, 2017 4:08 PM
    GALENA–At least a few members of the Galena City Council aren’t the biggest fans of the downtown sidewalk bricks.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 3:58 PM
    GALENA–The annual Fireman’s Dance, sponsored by the Galena Fire Department, will be held Saturday, March 11 from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. at Turner Hall.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 3:57 PM
    GALENA–With the Galena school referendum less than a month away, school officials have made available the three-dimension conceptual models and images.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 3:55 PM
    JO DAVIESS COUNTY–The League of Women Voters of Jo Daviess County is planning two voter forums for those running for school boards.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 3:55 PM
    GALENA–The wearin’ o’ the green comes to Galena this weekend, with annual St. Patrick’s Day events in the works set for Saturday, March 11.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 3:53 PM
    GALENA TERRITORY–The election for The Galena Territory board of directors is over, according to results posted on the association’s website.
  • Monday, March 06, 2017 3:52 PM
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  • Monday, March 06, 2017 3:46 PM
    Donald and Myra Krug celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on Saturday, March 4 at Stella’s in Stockton.
  • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 9:08 AM
    GALENA–Public meetings to provide information about the Tuesday, April 4 Galena School District referendum will be held:
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