The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Watseka news source? Let us know!

Watseka Newswire

Watseka Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Watseka, IL.

Results 1 - 20 of 125 in Watseka, IL

  1. Girls high school tennis: GCMS shuts out WatsekaRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... Flessner, 94, of Kempton, passed away at 7:08 a.m. Tuesday (Sept. 1, 2015) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. Watseka was unable to get much of anything going in an 8-0 road loss to Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley on Thursday. Thank you for reading ...

    Comment?

  2. Girrls high school golf: Watseka edges out Milford, DwightRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    In a tight match, Watseka edged out Milford and Dwight to score a team win Tuesday night at Shewami Country Club. The Warriors were one stroke better than Milford, 247 to 248.

    Comment?

  3. Doyle, Wilma R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... Doyle was born in Donovan, Illinois to Nicklus and Margaret Roth. She had lived in this area since 1986, moving from Watseka, Illinois. She was a retired beautician and ran her own shop, Klip & Kurl, for 20 years before retiring. Mrs. Doyle was also ...

    Comment?

  4. Top of the morning, Aug. 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The News-Gazette

    Watseka High School junior Hayden Schaumburg poses with Illinois Head Football Coach Tim Beckman during halftime of the spring football game Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Memorial Stadium. Our 20-page special section previewing the 2015 high school football season will be a part of your Friday News-Gazette.

    Comment?

  5. TIA will induct five to 2015 Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Modern Tire Dealer

    ... Group, and Kevin Rohlwing , senior vice president of training for TIA. Ross Fischer went to work for McCord Auto in Watseka, Ill., in the 1950s. At that time, the business was owned by Verlon McCord. Fischer eventually became Mr. McCord's partner in ...

    Comment?

  6. An artist with a chain sawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Free Press

    ... when he met Mayor Marty Orr on the North Island preparing for Catfish Days. The 28-year-old tree trimmer from Watseka was setting up his Chainsaw Masterpiece booth for the town festival when he spotted a tree recently damaged by lightning. The city ...

    Comment?

  7. An artist with a chain sawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Free Press

    ... when he met Mayor Marty Orr on the North Island preparing for Catfish Days. The 28-year-old tree trimmer from Watseka was setting up his Chainsaw Masterpiece booth for the town festival when he spotted a tree recently damaged by lightning. The city ...

    Comment?

  8. Manteno MusingsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | Manteno News

    ... phone 815-802-8300. Orientations are held in Kankakee County locations and the KCC Miner South Extension Center in Watseka. Fall 2015 GED preparation classes begin the week of August 17, 2015. Course locations are: *Kankakee Community College, 100 ...

    Comment?

  9. Grant Park GleaningsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | Grant Park Gazette

    ... phone 815-802-8300. Orientations are held in Kankakee County locations and the KCC Miner South Extension Center in Watseka. Fall 2015 GED preparation classes begin the week of August 17, 2015. Course locations are: *Kankakee Community College, 100 ...

    Comment?

  10. LERT volunteers to aid Watseka residents affected by floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Lutheran Early Response Team officials say volunteers from across Illinois will be deployed to Watseka on August 8 to provide aid to people affected by flooding earlier in July. Officials say 60 square blocks and more than 170 houses were affected by flood waters on July 12, resulting in residents being relocated to shelters due to the conditions.

    Comment?

  11. Bultman, Bradley ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... Scott Bultman, age 55, a resident of Auburndale passed away Mon. July 27, 2015. Brad was born Jan. 14, 1960, in Watseka, IL, To John A. and Alice (Gustafson) Bultman. Brad was an Auburndale resident since 1985 coming from IL. He was a truck driver ...

    Comment?

  12. Connie ThomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... the Good Samaritan Society-Ottumwa. Surviving is a son, Todd Thoma of Packwood; a daughter, Tammy (Jim) Barnett of Watseka, IL; two grandchildren, Cole Jarvis and Maddison Barnett both of Watseka, IL; a brother, Donovan (Karen) Grimes of Sun City, ...

    Comment?

  13. Crops remain flooded as Iroquois River falls in WatsekaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    – State and federal agriculture officials toured flood damage in the Watseka area as water levels on the Iroquois River start to fall. Last week, the Iroquois River and Sugar Creek reached more than 24 feet. Flood stage is 20 feet. On Monday ...

    Comment?

  14. illinois river floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... to home - as she is from that county, from Milford. The Red Cross has announced it is providing shelter not only in Watseka, but also in Bluffs, in western Illinois' Scott County. In fact, this is the third incidence of shelter in Bluffs, the Red ...

    Comment?

  15. 40 percent of county's crops have standing waterRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    State and federal agriculture officials toured flood damage in the Watseka area as water levels on the Iroquois River start to fall. Last week the Iroquois County city's mayor issued a disaster declaration and curfew.

    Comment?

  16. Crops remain flooded as Iroquois River falls in WatsekaRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    State and federal agriculture officials toured flood damage in the Watseka area as water levels on the Iroquois River start to fall. Last week the Iroquois County city's mayor issued a disaster declaration and curfew.

    Comment?

  17. Red Cross Releases Details on Cleaning Supply DistributionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    WATSEKA The American Red Cross says it will be distributing cleaning supplies for flood victims on Sunday, July 19 from 10 AM to 3 PM. Iroquois County emergency officials recently released recovery details that can be found in the WAND article here .

    Comment?

  18. Iroquois County Begins Recovery StageRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Illinois Department of Public Health site here. Residents should also be aware of predatory contractors. Contact the Watseka City Hall for a list of approved contractors. Homes should also be inspected before bringing pets back. A number of entities ...

    Comment?

  19. Loda police decision expected soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... be extremely happy if there was an officer in Loda," White said. "Loda is so far away from (the sheriff's office in) Watseka, and it will take a minimum of 25 minutes (for a deputy to arrive) if they are not already here."

    Comment?

  20. 4-H Ambassadors take Livestock Diplomacy to County FairsRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | Illinois Farm Bureau

    ... going and off the ground," said Olivia Claire of the Illinois State 4-H Livestock Ambassador program. Claire of Watseka serves as the northern reporter for the group of 21 4-H ambassadors from across the state. Illinois 4-H launched the ambassador ...

    Comment?

Watseka Job Listings
View or post Watseka job listings on Topix.
Watseka Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Watseka from Topix.
Watseka Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Watseka on Topix.