Russ Idle, a 25-year veteran of the Galesburg Police Department, took the oath of office Monday to become the city’s Police Chief — replacing David Christensen, who retired Friday. Idle spoke with Will Stevenson on Galesburg’s Evening News.
Authorities are so far releasing little information about a reported fight at the Knox County Mary Davis home Wednesday night that resulted in five juveniles escaping.
The Galesburg Fire Department has a new chief after the retirement of Chief Tom Simkins last month.
Esther Joy King, Republican candidate for the 17th District seat in the U.S. Congress doesn’t see the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump as necessary.
It’s Community Foundation Week. Friday, November 15th, is National Philanthropy Day.