In the news: COVID-19
Dealing with COVID-19

Keep your distance: Health professionals remind public to practice social distancing, stay at home

GALENA–Hypothetically, a hospital has two ventilators, says Dr. Beth Gullone, a family practice physician at Midwest Medical Center in Galena, and five patients show up, all in need of one of …

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Local businesses offer specials during COVID-19 outbreak

A number of local businesses are using services through The Galena Gazette to promote their businesses. during the COVID-19 pandemic. Supporting local businesses is crucial to the area's overall …

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Jo Daviess County Health Department reports one new case of COVID-19 in the county

GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Health Department has identified one new positive case of COVID-19 in an individual in their 70s. This brings the number of positive cases here to four. As …

Updates on COVID-19 in Jo Daviess County

Special news package: Latest news, closings, cancellations, updates and links regarding COVID-19

Here's the latest regarding: •Cancellations/postponements •Events/meetings still taking place •Important links •Statewide news stories from Capitol News Service

A change in office hours

Galena Gazette now offers special online service to the area's business community

GALENA–The Galena Gazette trough a special partnership with Creative Circle Media Services, its website host, is now offering a new free service to the area's business community. Area …

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Elizabeth Nursing Home to close ELIZABETH– Elizabeth nursing home board members made an uneasy decision on March 19 to close the nursing home facility after 51 years of service, effective the week of April 20. Shortages of …
Schools serve students throughout crisis WARREN–Each school day, Tammy Goken and Barb Haffele, food service staff members at Warren School District, take their posts at the door, waiting for students to approach to pick up their free …
U.S. 20 construction project in East Dubuque DIXON–The Illinois Department of Transportation announces, weather permitting, construction work is to begin Thursday, March 19, on U.S. 20 from Sixth Street in East Dubuque to Dunn Road. G. M. …

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