The Knox County Board voted 9-3 last night in favor of setting a six-month temporary hiring freeze for all county departments.
Several local organizations have been awarded grants totaling $120,000 by the G.L. Vitale Family Foundation this month.
The Knox County Farm Bureau has announced its new bureau manager.
The Galesburg Police Department is continuing to investigate an individual who was arrested yesterday, following a string of early morning fires.
Since the program started in 1975, local students have been dedicating two weeks of their summer toward learning through the Knox College for Kids program.