No Reason Given
6:17 pm
Wed October 8, 2014

Warsaw Mayor Resigns

Warsaw Mayor Tiffany Murphy has stepped down, less than two years into her first term in office.

Warsaw Mayor Tiffany Murphy stepped down this week, less than two years into her first term in office.

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Bill Knight – October 9
6:03 pm
Wed October 8, 2014

Big Money Influencing Elections in Several Ways

Credit Rich Egger

Many Americans are worried about the influence that for-profit corporations and the rich have on elections, but will that concern translate unto a healthy turnout for the Nov. 4 election?

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Completion Next Year
12:41 pm
Wed October 8, 2014

Improvements to Galesburg Amtrak Station About to Begin

The upgrades are the first ones since the station was built.
Credit T.J. Carson

The City Council this week approved a project to enclose the north and south porch areas at the Amtrak station.

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Varies State to State
7:13 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

Early Voting in the Tri States

The Lee County Auditor's Office has plenty of busy days ahead with early voting well underway in Iowa
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

Thanks to early voting, hundreds of people in the tri states region have already cast their ballots even though the general election is still a few weeks away.

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Illinois Corn Husking Contest
6:55 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

Corn Huskers Still Pick by Hand

A group of men sit in the shade of the announcer's tower at the 34th annual Illinois State Corn Husking Competition.
Credit Abby Wendle

Dick Humes squinted and sweat as he moved down a row of corn. He sliced through the husk with a metal hook in his right hand, snapped the ear from its stalk with his left, and threw it over his shoulder into a wagon rolling alongside him.

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Shop Talk – October 7
2:06 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

Little Confidence in Mass Media Journalism

The Shop Talk panelists discuss a Gallup poll that shows trust in mass media reporting is at an all-time low.

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New Overpass Named
12:50 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

Galesburg Honors "Mother" Bickerdyke

The statue of Bickerdyke on the lawn of the courthouse was revealed in 1906.
Credit T.J. Carson

The Seminary/Kellogg Street overpass is not yet complete in Galesburg, but it does have a name.

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