A worker at Great Dane in Kewanee has died. According to Henry County Sheriff's the man was working on a trailer at Great Dane, just off Main Street in Kewanee, Friday night when he died. An autopsy w...read more
"Mortdecai" is a rather bizarre film that has laughs but also feels completely offbeat in a not so good way. Johnny Depp plays Charlie Mortdecai a drunken aristocrat with a dwindling forture and a bac...read more
The month of January is noted amongst other things as National Radon Action Month in Illinois.
RaeAnn Tucker is the Director of Health Promotions with the Henry and Stark County Health Depart...read more
The Kewanee Police Department is reporting that a number of vehicles have been burglarized recently.
Kewanee Police Chief Jim Dison says that many of those burglarized vehicles were left unsecured ma...read more
Coyotes remain a problem in the Henry County area.
Henry County Sheriff Jim Padilla says coyotes generally will not be aggressive toward humans and he also says they are more prevalent than m...read more
The income tax filing season is underway as the Internal Revenue Service has started to process individual tax returns for 2014.
Michael Devine with the IRS in St Louis says the filing proces...read more
The Goodfellows Christmas Basket Distribution right before Christmas was a success once again this year.
Amron Buchanan is the Kewanee High School Key Club adviser and he says the distribution went l...read more
The public is reminded of the Vision 20/20 meeting that will be held this evening at the Petersen Auditorium at Kewanee High School.
Seven local and area legislators have committed to attend ...read more
A Kewanee teenager has been arrested following a break in at Jo Jo's Convenience Store at 501 North Main Street. According to owner Kenny Ryan the teenage offender broke the glass in the front door of...read more
The Home Delivered Meals program through the Henry County Senior Citizens Center remains a valuable resource for homebound seniors.
Senior Center Director Cassandra Schmoll says the program is ...read more
Kewanee Author Dr. Tom Schwerbrock talks about his new book, A Joker and Four Aces during the January 15th edition of People to People on WKEI
[audio:115ptpauthortomschwerbrock.mp3]Dr. Schwerbrock[/a...read more
Martin Luther King Day will be observed on Monday.
In Kewanee, City Hall and the Transfer Station will be closed for the day. There will however be no change to the garbage pickup schedule f...read more