The Galesburg Fire Department has a new chief after the retirement of Chief Tom Simkins last month.
The Galesburg Fire Department has been approved for a federal grant that will allow the department to purchase 20 new self-contained breathing apparatuses.
Now that Galesburg has a new police chief, it appears it is time to find a new fire chief.
The City of Galesburg has once again remembered those who lost their lives due to the worst terrorist attack on American soil — 18 years ago Wednesday.
A ceremony honoring the tragic events of September 11th, 2001, is happening Wednesday morning at the Galesburg Fire Department’s Central Fire Station.