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USD #499 showcases new Athletic Center and classrooms

sentineltimes.com | Sentinel Times Machelle Smith | Galena Galena school hosted an open house to allow community members to tour the new facility. The new addition includes a new competition ...

Response to Mike Houser from Doug Gatewood

In response to last week’s letter by Mr. Houser, I am not serving as an “advisor” to Mayor Oglesby or to Brian Caswell. They are able to speak for themselves. As for my record, ...
State Representative Mike Houser, Commissioner Candidate Lee Howard, Commissioner Pat Collins, Representative Candidate Brian Caswell

Candidates answer questions from concerned citizens

Machelle Smith | Galena The candidates that are running for First District County Commissioner and First District State Representative were in attendance at a candidate forum held at ...

USD 247 Capital Outlay passes

Nearly a week after a Special Election, the USD 247 Board of Education has learned the final results. With 723 Yes votes and 699 No votes, the voters have granted the school district ...

Letter to the Editor

To the Citizens of Galena, I have been closely following the budget and tax issue that the city of Galena has been grappling with. I initially made the decision to allow this to be ...