Senator Dick Durbin didn't hold back as he weighed in on the Syrian refugee discussion this week. Durbin has said the current vetting process is a proven success with refugees and he believes history ...read more
The number of children being committed to prisons or other detention facilities has dropped by about 53 percent across the country. According to a recent look at federal data by the Pew Char...read more
Seven inches of snow in Kewanee is the official tally from the National Weather Service from Friday and Saturday's first snowfall of the season. The impact of the heavy, thick snowfall was felt across...read more
An IHSA by-law proposal would reduce the number of summer contact days between coaches and student athletes. Currently 25 days are allowed, but Briant Kelly of Libertyville High School wants to lower ...read more
The Wethersfield School District students and staff were recently given free flu shots by OSF St Luke Medical Center in Kewanee.
District #230 Supt of Schools Mr. Shane Kazubowski says that a big rou...read more
The Holiday Season is basically upon us and with the first blast of wintry weather expected this weekend, the plan to put up the City Holiday Street Lights is indeed very timely.
Mark Mikenas is the ...read more
The public transportation schedule through the Henry County Senior Citizen Center in Kewanee has changed.
Senior Center Director Cassandra Schmoll says they had no choice but to trim some hours from ...read more