Galesburg

Rural & City Recycling Programs
1:33 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Recycling Efforts Increase In Tri-States

Galesburg Recycling Cart
Credit Screencap / Galesburg's website

Parts of the region are making more of an effort to go green.

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Summer Fun in Western Illinois
5:28 pm
Sun June 29, 2014

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Credit TSPR's Emily Boyer

The summer travel season is in full swing. Festivals over the weekend in Macomb and Galesburg showcased planes, trains and automobiles. Buckle up for the ride.

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37th Annual Railroad Days
6:17 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Railroad Days' Activities Return to Main St.

Credit jimmy thomas / Flickr Creative Commons

Organizers of Galesburg’s Railroad Days said they expect the event to draw a much larger crowd due to a change in scenery.

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Spoon River Transmission Line
3:36 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Possible Ameren Transmission Route Threatens Illinois Prairie

Spoon River Transmission Line
Credit Screencap / Ameren

Conservationists are raising concerns with a proposed transmission line from Galesburg to Peoria. 

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Human Trafficking in the Tri States
1:17 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Modern Day Abolitionists at Work in Galesburg

Credit Free Use Images

Galesburg was founded by abolitionists and it was a stop on the Underground Railroad.  Now anti-slavery forces are at work in the community again.

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