Galesburg

Reciprocal Visit
11:30 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Oman Rail Delegation Could Visit Galesburg

Credit Wikipedia

A small group of railroad-related businesses from the Galesburg area took part in a trade mission to Oman in February.  Now they're hoping Oman reciprocates.

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Galesburg Chamber
5:57 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Business Group Fighting Minimum Wage Hike

Credit Rich Egger

The Galesburg Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted unanimously to oppose an increase in the state’s minimum wage from $8.25 to $10 an hour.

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Superbugs
12:58 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Illinois Attempts to Curb Overuse of Antibiotics

Bacteria
Wikimedia Commons

The Illinois Department of Public Health is aiming to curb the over prescription and overuse of antibiotics that are strengthening superbugs.

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Focus on Rail Industry
6:02 pm
Mon February 10, 2014

Galesburg Trade Mission to Middle East

A BNSF freight train
Credit Wikipedia

The rail industry is big in west central Illinois, and rail lines are being built in the Middle East.  So the City of Galesburg will try to bring the two together.

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Galesburg Landmark Commission
2:21 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Galesburg Reviews Paint Rebate Proposal

The paint rebate program would affect homes On East Main Street.
Credit http://www.ci.galesburg.il.us

After months of debate a draft paint rebate program will be unveiled in  Galesburg  tomorrow.

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