Voter turnout in both the City of Galesburg and the rest of Knox County averaged at just more than 19 percent Tuesday — for Knox County Clerk Scott Erickson, that’s on par with other elections.
The person Knox County Democrats want to replace District Three Democrat Mike Nelson on the Knox County Board may or may not have the job for as long as she wants it.
County Clerk Scott Erickson will seek another term in the office after 13 years in the post.
The Knox County Republican party is holding a dinner Thursday to honor a man who’s been an elected Republican official from the county for over three decades.
ROWVA High School Seniors Annabeth Gibbons and Maddie Kalb set out to get area teens registered to vote beginning in December with the Teens Take Charge program they helped found.