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  1. A sweet surprise for Kookie WetselRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Bureau County Republican

    ... we gotta finish this for Kookie.” The two enlisted the help of many others, and ultimately moved the car to Kewanee, so it could be worked on. Stodghill said collectively about 500 hours of labor was spent on Wetsel's coupe. Friends and ...

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  2. The taste of salt and summers pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Boston.com

    ... me out for one of the big holidays. But from age 3 until I was well into my teens, she took me into her home in Kewanee, Illinois, from the beginning of June until the end of August, when I returned to San Francisco for school. I surely reminded her ...

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  3. One dead, two injured in Grant County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Channel3000

    ... Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, the release said. The driver of the semi-truck, Michael Miller, 56, of Kewanee, Illinois, suffered a possible shoulder injury, according to the release. Police said the crash is still under investigation. ...

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  4. Driver killed in collision with semi truck in Grant County, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... Highway 35/61, south of Substation Road in Grant County, Wisconsin. Authorities say 56-year-old Michael Miller, of Kewanee, Illinois, was driving northbound in the semi when he collided with the SUV, driven by 66-year-old John Hovancak Jr., of ...

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  5. Ice cream van brings treats to StreatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Times

    ... van made its first trip to the city selling frozen treats. A Stan's Ice Cream Inc. van driven by Chris Kruskop, of Kewanee, journeyed around town selling frozen treats on the sunny, 85-degree day - a relic born again to older folks and bearer of ...

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  6. Carolyn KoppRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Bureau County Republican

    Carolyn Ann Kopp, 81, of Buda died at 9:07 a.m. Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at Good Samaritan Society Nursing Home in Geneseo. Born Dec. 8, 1934, in Neponset to Morris and Emma VanDeGenachte, she married: Francis W. Kopp in Kewanee on Nov. 7, 1953.

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  7. Community NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    A pool tournament will be held Saturday, July 9, at the End Zone Sports Bar, 116 E. Third St., Kewanee. Sign-up for the event, which is being hosted by The Tumornators Relay for Life team, will be at 11 a.m. with games starting at noon.

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  8. Social service provider reacts positively to Illinoisa stopgap budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    More than 700 vessels containing more than 2,200 boaters were stopped as part of Operation Dry Water during the last KEWANEE, Ill. - Social service providers across Illinois are breathing a sigh of relief.

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  9. Balensiefen-DotyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Bureau County Republican

    ... of Bureau Valley High School and a 2015 graduate of Carl Sandburg College. She is employed by Midwest Dental in Kewanee as a dental hygienist. Her fiance is a 2008 graduate of Bureau Valley High School. He is employed by Manlius Oil Co. Inc. in ...

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  10. a Until we meet againaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Gene was just 17 years old when he was drafted into the U.S. Army. He had just graduated high school in Kewanee.

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  11. Kewanee fireworks will go on despite low fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A dip in donations in the Kewanee, Ill. fireworks fund had some worried the show might not go on.

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  12. Alicia StinarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    She attended Wethersfield High School in Kewanee and graduated in 2003. She was baptized on July 17, 2011, in a creek with the Church of the Nazarene.

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  13. Donna GoodaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Donna Jean Goodale, 90, passed away peacefully Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Heritage Health Nursing Home in Walnut surrounded by her family and wonderful caregivers. Donna was born July 15, 1925, in Kewanee, the daughter of William and Lenora Gutschlag.

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  14. Police investigating after robbery outside Kewanee bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Senate has confirmed one of President Barack Obama's nominees to be a federal judge in Nebraska. The 90-0 vote for Neb At 11:05 AM on Monday, June 27, 2016 the Kewanee Police Department received a 911 call about a robbery in the parking lot of the Community State Bank on Tenney Street.

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  15. Community NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    ... Festival 56 Box Office, open noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; call 815-879-5656; or visit www.festival56.com. KEWANEE - A pool tournament will be held Saturday, July 9, at the End Zone Sports Bar, 116 E. Third St., Kewanee. Sign-up for the ...

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  16. Western Bureau Valley League RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    ... Matney had two inside-the-park homers for Annawan. • The Princeton Cardinals held on for a 11-7 win over Kewanee Finish Line Monday, June 20, at Kewanee. Abby Peterson went the distance for the win. • The BVN Lightning defeated the ...

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  17. 9-1-1 outage in Henry County, Ill.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Get a charge out of chocolate? New research suggests candy companies may be able to make lower fat versions of the tasty tre HENRY COUNTY, Ill. - The Henry County Sheriff's Office is warning residents with land-line phones in Galva, Kewanee and Elmira, Ill., that they are currently unable to dial 9-1-1 due to a cut fiber cable.

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  18. Lewis HackwithRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Lewis D. “Dudley” Hackwith, 81, of Kewanee, formerly of Toulon, passed away at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at Kewanee Care Home, where he resided since 2013. Lewis worked at Caterpillar Tractor Company in Peoria for 30 years.

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  19. John BennettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    ... p.m. Thursday, June 16, 2016, in the emergency room at OSF Saint Luke Medical Center. He was born Sept. 1, 1941, in Kewanee, the son of Howard Samuel and M. Jane Stetson. He married Dianne E. Kramer on Sept. 21, 1969, at the Zion Lutheran Church in ...

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  20. Bureau County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Austin L. Nordstrom, 19, of Princeton was involved in an accident on Route 34 near 2600 North Avenue at 6:55 p.m. June 10. David M. Sams, 42, of Kewanee was charged with an accident involving non-injury, failure to report an accident, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, illegal parking, and failure to give aid/information for a police department accident on 1725 North Avenue near 465 East Street at 6 a.m. June 11. Rachel A. Balensiefen, 41, of Buda struck a deer on Route 34 near 200 East Street at 4:31 p.m. June 8. Paul R. Redmond, 69, of Walnut struck a deer on 2100 North Avenue near 1750 East Street at 9:34 p.m. June 9. Matthew C. Beale, 19, of Tiskilwa struck a deer on 1890 East Street near 1080 North Avenue at 10:50 p.m. June 9. Nancy E. Goodman, 53, of Sheffield struck a deer on Route 6 near 300 East Street at 9:06 p.m. June 10.

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