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Galesburg Veteran’s Parade marches Sunday

For the fifteenth straight year Galesburg will honor Veterans with a parade downtown on Sunday. Organizer Ryan Hummel says like past years, the parade begins on Main and Chambers streets. It will turn left onto Cherry Street

Local protestors honor Guy Fawkes Day

A gathering of seven masked men and women met outside the Central Congregational Church today to simply let people know it safe to protest. Protestor Zach Dee of Monmouth says the peaceful gathering is tied to the

Gale Scholars offers tuition for local students

For almost 20 years, the George Washington Gale Scholars program has helped lower income, first generation college students receive higher education in Galesburg. Steve Cheesman was named director of the program about three months ago after longtime