Parts of the region are making more of an effort to go green.
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.
Organizers of Galesburg’s Railroad Days said they expect the event to draw a much larger crowd due to a change in scenery.
Conservationists are raising concerns with a proposed transmission line from Galesburg to Peoria.
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.