Council positions available

The City of Galena has four positions available for the April 7th, 2015 General Election: Ward 2 – 4 year term – Applicant must live in ward Ward 4 – 2 year  unexpired ...

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 ...

Election Dates for the November 4, 2014 General Election

Tuesday, October 14, Deadline to register to vote. Wednesday, October 15, Begin mailing advance ballots. Wednesday, October 15, Early voting in person starts in the County Clerk’s ...