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  • Tee Bags contribute to Galena girl’s golf
    Monday, September 18, 2017 5:06 PM
    GALENA–The Galena Tee Bags golf league presented a check in the amount of $2,000 to the Galena High School’s girls golf team.
  • Culver’s Gazette Pirate Competitor of the Week
    Monday, September 18, 2017 5:04 PM
    Senior volleyball player Hailey Wills is this week’s Galena Culver’s Pirate Competitor of the Week. 
  • Galena holds off East Dubuque
    Monday, September 18, 2017 5:03 PM
    GALENA–The Galena Pirates defeated the East Dubuque Warriors 25-14, 25-27, 25-15 on Thursday, Sept. 14.
  • River Ridge handles the Warriors
    Monday, September 18, 2017 5:01 PM
    HANOVER–Conference match-ups tend to be exciting for both players and fans as the importance of wins always ramps up the action.
  • Playing with heart
    Monday, September 18, 2017 4:59 PM
    GALENA–With a game against Le-Win, the number-one-rated Class 1A football team looming, and a bitter 8-3 loss to River Ridge the week before, Galena football coach Ed Freed and his coaching staff talked to their team over and over again last week about heart and the importance of responding to adversity.
  • Sweet Homecoming victory
    Monday, September 18, 2017 4:58 PM
    HANOVER–For the second time in two weeks, the River Ridge Wildcats took home a victory, notching their second conference win of the season by defeating Warren on Friday, Sept. 15.
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  • Monday, September 11, 2017 5:37 PM
    Interested in becoming an Official for the Sport of Volleyball? 
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  • Hornets fall to River Ridge
    Monday, September 11, 2017 5:33 PM
    HANOVER–Wins have been difficult to come by for the Scales Mound Hornets in 2017.
  • The Panthers keep rolling
    Monday, September 11, 2017 5:32 PM
    LENA–The Lena-Winslow Panthers made it look almost too easy in defeating the visiting East Dubuque Warriors on Friday, Sept. 8.
  • Wildcats claim win over Galena
    Monday, September 11, 2017 5:29 PM
    GALENA–It came down to making plays.
  • Two balanced teams
    Tuesday, September 05, 2017 10:59 AM
    HANOVER–It shouldn’t have been a surprise to anyone that a good crowd would be in attendance on Thursday, Aug. 31 as the River Ridge gym began to fill in for the night’s contest between the Galena Pirates and the Wildcats.
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  • Southwestern takes second in tourney
    Tuesday, September 05, 2017 10:53 AM
    SHULLSBURG, Wis.–On Saturday, Aug. 26, the Southwestern Wildcats competed in the Shullsburg varsity girls volleyball tournament.
  • High school volleyball preview: Warren Warriors
    Monday, August 28, 2017 5:15 PM
  • High school volleyball preview: Stockton Blackhawks
    Monday, August 28, 2017 5:13 PM
  • High school volleyball preview: Scales Mound
    Monday, August 28, 2017 5:11 PM
  • High school volleyball preview: Galena Pirates
    Monday, August 28, 2017 5:08 PM
  • Monday, August 28, 2017 5:06 PM
  • East Dubuque routed
    Monday, August 28, 2017 5:03 PM
    EAST DUBUQUE–The East Dubuque Warriors (0-1, 0-1) could not withstand the EPC Wildcatz’ (1-0, 1-0) ground game, and were routed in the first game of the season, 56-7, on Friday, Aug. 25.
  • Outsized and outnumbered
    Monday, August 28, 2017 5:01 PM
    DAKOTA–In the 2016 season closer, the Galena Pirates came up just short against the Dakota Indians in an exciting but disappointing 36-34 loss. 
  • A veteran of the diamond
    Monday, August 21, 2017 5:11 PM
    MENOMINEE–Back on Thursday, Aug. 10, an eager crowd waited at the Menominee softball field for the arrival of their friend, Joe Vosberg. 
  • Monday, August 21, 2017 5:08 PM
  • Warriors ‘Lock-In’ for the upcoming season
    Monday, August 14, 2017 9:27 PM
    EAST DUBUQUE–On Saturday, July 29 the East Dubuque girls’ basketball program spent about nine hours in the gym fine tuning skills, implementing schemes, and building team chemistry.
  • Monday, August 07, 2017 8:07 PM
    GALENA–On Wednesday, Aug. 2, Dick Auman of Galena got a hole in one on the 14th hole of the Galena Golf Course using a six iron.
  • Hitting it home
    Monday, August 07, 2017 8:07 PM
    MENOMINEE–Despite it’s small size, chances are, if you have ever driven through Menominee, you might have missed the softball field located just over a small rise in the road.
  • Monday, August 07, 2017 8:06 PM
    FREEPORT–The tradition of high quality student-athletes participating in Cougar athletic programs continued in 2016-2017.
  • Heavy lifting
    Tuesday, August 01, 2017 10:04 AM
    GALENA–Even in the off season, Pirates football keeps active in the community.
  • Tuesday, August 01, 2017 10:03 AM
    WOODBINE–Play it Forward 2017 is set for Saturday, August 5 at Woodbine Bend and will benefit the Workshop.
  • Montgomery attends volleyball camp
    Tuesday, August 01, 2017 10:02 AM
    Lauryn Montgomery was invited to attend the USA High Performance A3 volleyball camp on July 17 in Grand Rapids, Mich.
  • Only one day to play
    Tuesday, July 25, 2017 12:36 PM

    GALENA–As the sun came up on Sunday, July 23 and the clouds begin the break, area residents commenced cleanup as flooding rivers began to recede.

  • Monday, July 17, 2017 7:29 PM

    THE GALENA TERRITORY–A new event is coming to The Galena Territory.

  • Medalists
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:29 PM

    MADISON, Wis.–Four local figure skaters who train at the Mystique Ice Center in Dubuque skated to victory on Saturday, July 8 at the Badger Classic Skating Competition.

  • 2017 city golf tournament
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:27 PM

    GALENA–The second annual Galena city golf championship will be held Saturday and Sunday, July 22 and 23 at Eagle Ridge Inn’s North Course and the Galena Golf Club.

  • Familiar faces at summer basketball camp
    Monday, July 17, 2017 7:23 PM

    GALENA–As we roll in to the middle of July with most students thinking about almost anything but school, the annual Galena summer basketball camp took place Wednesday through Friday, July 12-14, and basketball was front and center for Galena’s new varsity basketball coach, Nate Bingham.

  • Monday, July 10, 2017 7:35 PM
  • Surviving Buck Hill
    Monday, July 10, 2017 7:30 PM
    GALENA–Ideal weather conditions greeted approximately 75 runners and 25 walkers to kick off the Galena Fourth of July festivities at the annual Buck Hill Run and Chalk Walk on Tuesday, July 4 in Galena Recreation Park.
  • Winning experience
    Monday, July 03, 2017 7:37 PM
    GALENA–Summer baseball is serious business for Coach Mike Benson and his staff as they push in to the mid season with Galena’s seventh and eighth grade baseball club. 
  • Scales Mound superheroes
    Monday, June 26, 2017 6:22 PM
    SCALES MOUND–An early morning run through Scales Mound was just what Jeremy Shireman and Jeremy Koehler had in mind on Saturday, June 24.
  • Cheerleading camp
    Monday, June 26, 2017 6:21 PM
    With the support and help from GHS Booster Club, the Galena High School cheerleading team attended the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) Cheer Camp in Pearl City on June 13, 14 and 15.
  • Heroes for  History training
    Monday, June 19, 2017 5:17 PM
    Midwest Medical Center has partnered with the Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society on a training program to help participants prepare for the Historical Society’s Heroes for History Stair Challenge, billed as the ”5K on STAIRoids.”
  • Monday, June 19, 2017 5:17 PM
    STOCKTON–Stockton is planning two summer athletic events as part of its July 4 celebration. 
  • Victory!
    Monday, June 19, 2017 5:14 PM
    WALNUT–Sweltering heat and high humidity weren’t going to keep Chad Wienen’s fans away from the Sunset Ridge ATVMX National on Saturday, June 17.
  • Diving in for the summer
    Tuesday, June 13, 2017 11:15 AM
    GALENA–The 2017 summer at the Alice T. Virtue Water Park is up and running and the pace for Kristin Enright has been busy.
  • Local runners compete
    Tuesday, June 13, 2017 11:11 AM
    ROCK ISLAND–The Quad-City Senior Olympics were held on Saturday, June 3 at the Pepsico Center at Augustana College.
  • Monday, June 05, 2017 5:58 PM
    Galena High School and Clarke graduate Tyler Wills presents the second annual Tri-State volleyball camp.
  • Monday, June 05, 2017 5:56 PM
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