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GALENA–Jo Daviess County is in the midst of a housing resurgence, according to data from the courthouse showing that transfer declarations in July were the highest since June 2006. The … more
HANOVER–The main topic at the Aug. 17 River Ridge school board meeting was an increase in substitute pay to attract more substitutes to teach in the district during the pandemic. The district … more
BENTON, Wis.–The Benton School Board met on Wednesday, Aug. 12 to approve the district’s reopening plan for the upcoming school year. The district plans to have in-person learning five … more
WARREN–The Warren School District held a virtual meeting on Monday, Aug. 17 and agreed to increase the wage for substitute teachers as many districts are scrambling to find people willing to … more
STOCKTON–The Stockton School Board approved a memo of understanding with its teachers union at its Monday, Aug. 17 board meeting. The memo of understanding ratified laws that have recently been … more
SPRINGFIELD–The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) launched a new COVID-19 travel map on Aug. 17 to help inform residents about potential risks about travel during the pandemic. The … more
EAST DUBUQUE–The East Dubuque School Board met and reviewed the district’s COVID plans during a meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 19. Superintendent TJ Potts made one last plea to the … more
HAZEL GREEN, Wis.–The Southwestern School Board, at its meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 12, decided to move to a hybrid model for fifth through 12th grade. Elementary school students will remain in … more
GALENA–Jo Daviess County has been removed from the state’s list of counties at the warning level. Fourteen counties were added to the list last week–Bureau, Cass, Clinton, Franklin, … more
WARREN–Warren School District released an urgent message on Sunday, Aug. 16 informing parents that the start of the school year will be altered due to a COVID uptick in the community and in the … more
ELIZABETH–The Illinois Department of Public Health is sponsoring a temporary drive-through and walk-up test site this week at 310 N. West St., Elizabeth, the parking lot of the village … more
ELIZABETH–The Jo Daviess County Board of Health at its Wednesday, Aug. 5 meeting held at the Elizabeth Nursing Home discussed the possibility of an isolation and quarantine ordinance. The … more
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