The Galesburg Salvation Army is in desperate need of donations. Last week’s blizzard cut revenue significantly, and with only a few weeks to go, the organization is only about one-fifth of the way to its $100,000 goal. That’s in addition to efforts to collect Christmas presents for kids, and new socks and underwear for families. Salvation Army Captains Tim and Lisa Thorson talk with Will Stevenson on Galesburg’s Evening News.
Jury selection got underway Tuesday at the trial of 29-year old Jonathan Kelly.
A Galesburg citizen came to the City Council meeting Monday night to ask Aldermen to make Election Day an official city holiday and got some backing from a council member.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court is declining to get involved in the corruption case against former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock.
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) – An Illinois woman has claimed the $2 million she won in the Iowa Lottery Powerball game.