• Monday, August 22, 2016 5:49 PM
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 5:42 PM
    GALENA–As the leaves start to turn and the weather turns cool, the Galena Public Library is gearing up for its fall storytime programs with expanded offerings. 
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 5:41 PM

    ELIZABETH–Beginning Sept. 1, donations for the Elizabeth Food Basket can be made at the Elizabeth Township Public Library.

     
  • Hello World - Everly Jane Homb
    Monday, August 22, 2016 5:28 PM

    Aug. 5–Girl, Everly Jane Homb, born to Dustin Homb and Katelyn Ahsinger, Scales Mound.

  • Monday, August 22, 2016 5:25 PM

    GALENA–As a way to reach more people and recruit new members, the Kiwanis Club of Galena will hold an evening meeting once a month. 

     
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:52 PM

    APPLE CANYON LAKE–Representatives from the Senior Resource Center of Jo Daviess and Stephenson Counties will be at the Apple Canyon Lake Club House on Wednesday, Sept. 7, at 10:30 a.m.

  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:50 PM
    HANOVER–Brian Wurster, an high school science teacher with River Ridge High School in Hanover, was recently selected as a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction by the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS). 
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:50 PM

    GALENA– The next meeting Volunteer Hospice of Northwest Illinois is Monday, Aug. 29 from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at Horseshoe Mound Preserve, Galena.

     
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:47 PM
    ELIZABETH–Currently, there has been a great deal of publicity concerning the financial plight of Illinois’ 97 Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs). 
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:41 PM

    SAVANNA–Carroll County Substance Education Coalition (CCSEC) will be providing the Illinois Liquor Control Commission’s Beverage Alcohol Sellers and Servers Education and Training (BASSET) on Wednesday, Sept. 7 at 10 am at Poopy’s Pub and Grub, Savanna.

     
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:37 PM

    GALENA–The Galena Education Foundation will hold its annual meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. at Galena High School.

     
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:33 PM
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:32 PM
    FREEPORT–Highland Community College Adult Education Program is seeking volunteers to tutor adults in Highland’s district. 
  • Flute concert set for Aug. 27
    Monday, August 22, 2016 4:14 PM
    GALENA–The Galena Center for the Arts will initiate its new classical music series with a celebration.
  • Zoodles are the new noodles
    Monday, August 22, 2016 4:12 PM
    Zoodles are the new noodles.
  • East Dubuque Saturday Night Cruise back after hiatus
    Monday, August 22, 2016 4:09 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–After a 10-year hiatus, and a month delay, the East Dubuque Saturday Night Cruise was finally held on Saturday, Aug. 20.

     
  • Monday, August 22, 2016 4:07 PM

    ELIZABETH–Four Jo Daviess County 4-H members are being recognized by University of Illinois Extension’s State 4-H Office in Champaign for their 4-H related accomplishments this past year. 

     
  • New pastor installed at Scenic Hills parish
    Tuesday, August 16, 2016 8:02 AM
    NOVER–The Rev. Bruce Burbank was installed as the new pastor of Scenic Hills Lutheran Parish, which consists of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Massbach; St. Johns Church, Hanover; and Trinity Lutheran Church, Derinda.
  • Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:57 AM
    GALENA–Galena’s very own Breakfast Diva, Susan Steffan, is doing what she can to spread the love, and she’ll do it again on Monday, Aug. 22 at 3 p.m. when she appears for her monthly cooking segment on the Paula Sands Live show on KWQC Channel 6 in the Quad Cities.
  • Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:55 AM
     APPLE CANYON LAKE–For the past 38 years, thousands of folks have enjoyed attending Apple Canyon Lake’s Ice Cream Social and Craft Fair on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend.
  • Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:19 AM
  • Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:16 AM

    July 29–Girl, Hailey Alexandra Hayes, born to Nicolas A. and Amanda M. Hayes, Dubuque, Iowa. 

     
  • Hello World - Liam Owen Magersuppe
    Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:13 AM

    April 25–Boy, Liam Owen Magersuppe, born to Kevin and Alexandra Magersuppe, Jacksonville, Fla.

     
  • Anniversary - Jim and Joan Benson
    Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:10 AM
    Jim and Joan Benson, Galena, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 25.
  • Anniversary - Jane and Robert Vanderheyden
    Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:06 AM

    Robert and Jane Vanderheyden, Stockton, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 21.

     
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 4:33 PM
  • Mazzuchelli Mass set for August 28
    Monday, August 15, 2016 4:29 PM

    Benton, Wis.–The annual Father Samuel Mazzuchelli Memorial Mass and dinner will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 28 at St. Patrick Church, Benton, Wis. 

     
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 4:27 PM
    GALENA–The date has been set for Galena Cellar’s Fall Harvest Festival.
  • HCC’s Manufacturing Day receives financial boost
    Monday, August 15, 2016 4:20 PM

    ELIZABETH–Highland Community College’s annual “Manufacturing Day” event has received a donation of $4,000 from Jo-Carroll Energy and CoBank as part of the bank’s Sharing Success program.

     
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 4:19 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Mystique Casino and Resort will be refunding tickets or offering replacement tickets after the cancellation of the Thursday, Aug. 11 Smash Mouth concert due to severe lightning in the area.
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 4:09 PM
    STOCKTON–The Stockton Heritage Museum will play host to a discussion on ways humans have been measuring time for thousands of years.
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 4:06 PM
    THOMSON–Sixteen Compatibility Determinations (CDs) which evaluate various uses of the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Refuge), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are available for public comment.
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 4:03 PM
    ELIZABETH–Heart disease is not commonly thought of as a disease that affects young adults; however, heart disease can affect people of any age.
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 3:59 PM

    THOMSON–Local area youth, ages 5-12, are encouraged to pre-register for Kids Fishing Day at the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge.

     
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 3:54 PM
    DUBUQUE, Iowa–The Bell Tower Theater announces an addition to its regular season. 
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 3:53 PM

    HANOVER–Fergedaboudit Vineyard & Winery, Hanover, will be hosting the pop-opera crossover duo Diva Montell and Jeorge Holmes at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27.

     
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 3:50 PM
    APPLE RIVER–Do you desire a closer relationship with God? 
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 3:48 PM
     GALENA–The Galena Center for the Arts will feature blues player Bruce Kort at the August Songwriters Showcase to be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 18 in the performance space at the Center, 219 Summit St., Galena.
  • Monday, August 15, 2016 3:47 PM
    GALENA–August is National Immunization Awareness Month.
  • Wednesday, August 10, 2016 11:15 AM

    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is collaborating with the Alzheimer’s and Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin to offer the Memory Café program on Thursday, Aug. 25 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

  • Washburne heirloom comes home
    Tuesday, August 09, 2016 12:10 PM
    GALENA–An original heirloom of the Washburne family has made its return to the Washburne Home State Historic Site. 
  • Tuesday, August 09, 2016 12:09 PM
    EAST DUBUQUE–On Tuesday, Aug. 30, Jo Daviess County Master Gardener Intern Diane Gallagher will be holding a program on growing herbs.
  • Tuesday, August 09, 2016 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 09, 2016 11:57 AM
    ELIZABETH–As the summer winds down, it is time to plant cool season vegetables.
  • Arts center plans open studio night
    Tuesday, August 09, 2016 10:55 AM
    The Galena Center for the Arts will have their first monthly Open Studio Night on Thursday, Aug. 11 from 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Gypsy Music Street: A look into the past
    Tuesday, August 09, 2016 10:51 AM
    SAVANNA–On Sunday, Aug. 21, at 2 p.m., Roberta Dietzen will bring to the Savanna Museum and Cultural Center, the story of her mother, Rezsi Lehrer, a Holocaust survivor.
  • Tuesday, August 09, 2016 10:50 AM
    FREEPORT–Auditions for the Highland Community College Royal Scots vocal jazz ensemble will be held Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 3 p.m. in room FA06 of the Ferguson Fine Arts Center.
  • Tuesday, August 09, 2016 10:48 AM
    SINSINAWA, Wis.–Bill Kehl will offer a drumming workshop, “A Circle of Drums: The Rhythms of Life,” 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, at Sinsinawa Mound.
  • Tuesday, August 09, 2016 10:40 AM
    APPLE RIVER–The Sunday, Aug, 14 gospel night at First Presbyterian Church in Apple River will feature Tom Black. 
  • Card Shower - Murnice Dittmar
    Tuesday, August 09, 2016 10:35 AM
    Murnice Dittmar celebrates 90th
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