Regional Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2014-10-20T05:48:03Z WKEI Open Line WKEI Open Line for October 20, 2014   [audio:1020OLINE.mp3]Open Line[/audio] Bob McKee 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z OSF St Luke Medical Center on Tuned IN OSF St Luke Medical Center President Lynn Fulton talks about Ebola and Marketing Director Carrie Boelens talks about the Year End Appeal Letter during the October 20th edition of Tuned IN on WKEI     [audio:1020TINOSF.mp3]Lynn Fulton, Car... Bob McKee 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z Henry County Sheriff Report   Henry County Sheriff’s Deputies went to 616 East 6th Street in Kewanee last Thursday and made a warrant arrest. 24 year old Levi Burcham of Kewanee was wanted on a Henry County Warrant for failure to appear on a charge of a city nuisan... Bob McKee 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z Minumum Wage on November Ballot A non-binding ballot question in the November election asks voters if Illinois should increase its minimum wage to $10 from $8.25 by 2015. Sponsors say they're hoping to use the results to renew a legislative push for approval. It's been a ... 2014-10-19T05:00:00Z Crime Victims rights on Ballot Another non-binding issue Illinoisans will vote on in November deals with victims rights. This question asks if crime victims should have more rights protected by the constitution during court proceedings and criminal trials. The Crime Victims' Bill ... 2014-10-19T05:00:00Z Report: GE Food Labeling Costs Less Than a Latte A group has "studied the studies" about what it could cost consumers to label the genetically-engineered ingredients in foods sold for retail sale and says the answer is, "not much." Increased food cost is a major argument of food producers and ... 2014-10-19T05:00:00Z Tag Days   The Kewanee Kiwanis Club and the Kewanee and Wethersfield Key Clubs will be involved with Tag Days this coming Friday and Saturday. Logan Hamilton with the KHS Key Club says the fundraiser is a major part of the funds needed for the Good Fel... Bob McKee 2014-10-20T12:00:00Z BHE CEC on People to People David Harris with the Black Hawk College Community Education Center in Kewanee is the guest for the October 17 edition of People to People on WKEI    [audio:1017ptpbhecec.mp3]David Harris[/audio] Bob McKee 2014-10-17T05:00:00Z WKEI Open Line WKEI Open Line for October 17, 2014   [audio:1017oline.mp3]Open Line[/audio] Bob McKee 2014-10-17T05:00:00Z United Way on Tuned IN Guests from the United Way are featured on the October 17th edition of Tuned IN on WKEI   [audio:1017tinunitedway.mp3]United Way[/audio]   Bob McKee 2014-10-17T05:00:00Z More than 200 Turn Out for Abilities Plus Awards Banquet More than 200 people turned out at the Best Western Annawan Inn to help Abilities Plus honor achievers, volunteers and those who've gone out of their way to support Abilities Plus in the past year. Julie Landwehr with Abilities Plus details the peopl... 2014-10-17T05:00:00Z Henry County Sheriff's Department Report   Henry County  Sheriff’s Deputies went to 1105 Rose Street in Kewanee on Thursday afternoon and arrested 25 year old David Gorden of Kewanee on charges of failure to notify authorities of a change of address as a registered sex offe... Bob McKee 2014-10-17T05:00:00Z Wine on the Vine   Wine at the Vine will be presented Sunday afternoon from 2-5 at the Indian Creek Vineyard. Sheila Rumbold is the Chairman for the event which is a fundraiser for the restoration effort for the Paramount Theater in Wyoming… [audio:oct... Bob McKee 2014-10-17T12:00:00Z Brock Tumbleson to be Honored   The First Baptist Church of Kewanee will honor Brock Tumbleson for 40 years of music ministry this evening beginning at 6:30 in the church sanctuary. It is indeed quite a recognition and so, congratulations to you Brock Tumbleson… [a... Bob McKee 2014-10-17T12:00:00Z New Kewanee Christmas CD   [audio:jazzontheside.mp3]Jazz on the Side [/audio] *** JAZZ ON THE SIDE INTO……..***   That’s the sound of Jazz on the Side under the direction of Mr. Chris Cinnamon as they perform ‘A Big Band Christmas&rsquo... Bob McKee 2014-10-17T11:00:00Z Stark County Harvest Update   Rain has delayed progress for the harvest in Stark County this fall. Stark County Farm Bureau Manager Katie Bowles says however that the crop that has been brought in so far is in good shape…   [audio:oct17starkcrops.mp3]Katie ... Bob McKee 2014-10-17T11:00:00Z Henry County Economic Development Partnership on People to People HCEDP Executive Director Kathleen Repass is the guest for the October 16th edition of People to People on WKEI [audio:1016ptphcedp.mp3]Kathleen Repass[/audio]   Bob McKee 2014-10-16T05:00:00Z Road Work in Kewanee   Advanced Asphalt will begin street work for the City of Kewanee beginning Monday 10/20/14 (weather permitting).  Milling work is expected to start on West Division Street, which will close West Division from Hollis to Payson.   Ho... Bob McKee 2014-10-16T05:00:00Z WKEI Open Line WKEI Open Line for October 16,2014   [audio:1016oline.mp3]Open Line[/audio] Bob McKee 2014-10-16T05:00:00Z KHS Key Club on Tuned IN Kewanee High School Key Club members Logan Hamilton and Ali Gustafson are joined by Key Club Adviser Amron Buchanan during the October 16 edition of Tuned IN on WKEI    [audio:1016tinkhskeyclub.mp3]Logan Hamilton, Ali Gustafson, Amron Buc... Bob McKee 2014-10-16T05:00:00Z