Regional Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-11-29T09:51:47Z Loneliness Dangerous to Your Health <a href=";id=198064" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Feeling lonely is dangerous to your physical health. Barton Eckert has the story.&nbsp;A new study out of the University of Chicago finds that social isolation can increase the risk of premature death by 14 percent. Increased feelings of loneliness c... Staff 2015-11-28T05:00:00Z Eating Garlic Makes Men More Attractive? <a href=";id=198063" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Eating more garlic could make men more attractive to women. That's what a new round of studies suggests. Researchers in the Czech Republic had two groups of men eat cheese sandwiches. One group ate sandwiches slathered with about six cloves of garlic... Staff 2015-11-28T05:00:00Z Denver Officer Killed in Planned Parenthood Remembered for Big Spirit, Soft Touch <a href=";id=198062" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Garrett Swasey, who rushed 10 miles to help fellow police under fire at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, led a big-spirited life rooted in family and faith with the soft touch of an ice dancer. That's because he won a skating champion... Staff 2015-11-28T05:00:00Z Forecast for Friday November 27th <a href=";id=197918" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Today: a bit of morning rain; otherwise, cloudy, breezy and much colder. High 37. Tonight: considerable cloudiness. Low 29. Tomorrow: clouds and breaks of sun. High 40. Low tomorrow night 27. Sunday: clouds and suns... 2015-11-27T05:00:00Z OBGYN group opposes current Home Birth Safety Act bill <a href=";id=197908" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A group representing obstetricians and gynecologists is opposed to a bill they say will allow for less qualified midwives in Illinois. Illinois News Network has more:&nbsp; [audio:11271553430-INNrfd112515midwives1m10s.mp3]Illinois News Network[/audio] Illinois News Network 2015-11-27T05:00:00Z Jobs Picture Improves for Most Your chances of find a job are getting better in Illinois. But its best to live a few parts of the state if you&rsquo;re out there looking for work. The state saw unemployment rates fall in 12 of the state&rsquo;s metro areas. Bloomington Normal is t... Illinois News Network 2015-11-27T05:00:00Z Small Biz Saturday Puts Focus on Local Illinois' Stores <a href=";id=197903" target="_blank"><img src=" Campbell" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Once the hype of Black Friday settles, thousands of locally-owned shops, bookstores and restaurants will take the spotlight tomorrow for Small Business Saturday. In Illinois, smaller stores are hoping they will benefit from the increased attention.&n... /shared/inc/client/18/articles/images/11271551738-gr4916211.jpg 2015-11-27T05:00:00Z Henry County Sheriff on People to People Henry County Sheriff Jim Padilla is the guest for the November 25th edition of People to People on WKEI &nbsp; [audio:112515120816-1125ptphcs.mp3]Sheriff Padilla[/audio] Bob McKee 2015-11-25T05:00:00Z WKEI Open Line Thanksgiving greetings dominate the November 25th edition of the Open LIne on WKEI&nbsp; &nbsp; [audio:112515120500-1125oline.mp3]Open Line[/audio] Bob McKee 2015-11-25T05:00:00Z Windmont LIghting Crew on Tuned IN Bob Neirynck and Bob Martin from the Windmont Lighting Crew bring us up to date on the Holiday LIghts at Windmont during the November 25th edition of Tuned IN on WKEI&nbsp; &nbsp; [audio:112515120318-1125tinwindmont.mp3]Bob Neirynck, Bob Martin[/audio] Bob McKee 2015-11-25T05:00:00Z Henry County Sheriff Searching for Missing Colona Man The Quad Cities Missing Persons Network is getting the word out regarding a missing Colona man. According to the QCMPN Facebook page, 60 year old Timothy Campbell of Colona has not been seen since his vehicle was found abandoned along route 84 and th... Staff 2015-11-25T05:00:00Z State Police Release Snow Storm Totals &nbsp; FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp... Bob McKee 2015-11-25T05:00:00Z Julmarknad in Bishop Hill Julmarknad or Christmas Market will be held this coming Friday, Saturday and Sunday and also on December 5th and 6th in Bishop Hill. Todd DeDecker is the Administrator of the Bishop Hill Heritage Association and he says Julmarknad is a wonderful Swe... Bob McKee 2015-11-25T11:00:00Z Sign Up For Good Fellows is Underway Sign-ups for the Good Fellows Christmas Baskets is off and rolling with a December 11 nomination deadline. Any member of the community can be nominated for a basket with no income requirements involved. The Good Fellows Christmas Basket distributio... Bob McKee 2015-11-25T11:00:00Z Taco Night is a Success The Taco Night that was held last Thursday night at the American Legion Hall in Kewanee was a rousing success. The event was held as a fund raiser for Patchy&rsquo;s Toy Drive with proceeds earmarked for the Kewanee Salvation Army&rsquo;s Angel Tree... Bob McKee 2015-11-25T11:00:00Z IDOT Offers Holiday Travel Tips &nbsp; &nbsp; CHICAGO&nbsp;&ndash; The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is joining Illinois State Police (ISP) and local law enforcement agencies to remind motorists to buckle up and drive sober during one of the heaviest travel periods... Bob McKee 2015-11-25T11:00:00Z Holiday Tips From the American Red Cross MOLINE, IL,&nbsp;November 24, 2015&nbsp;&mdash; The American Red Cross responds to nearly 70,000 disasters a year-one every eight minutes &ndash; and most are home fires.&nbsp;Last year, the American Red Cross Central and Southern Illinois Region res... Bob McKee 2015-11-25T11:00:00Z Unclaimed Property SPRINGFIELD &ndash;&nbsp;Commemorative coins, gold pieces and jewelry are among the 8,000 items worth $70,000 to be auctionedNov. 30- Dec. 4, Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs said today. &nbsp; &ldquo;Our unclaimed property team works hard to r... Bob McKee 2015-11-25T11:00:00Z Cambridge Man Charged with Multiple Burglary, Criminal Damage Counts <a href=";id=197654" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Cambridge man is under arrest on Burglary charges. 24 year old Anthony Moody was arrested at his home in Cambridge on Monday by Henry County Sheriff's Deputies. Moody is charged with two counts of Residential Burglary, two counts of Burglary Theft ... Staff 2015-11-24T05:00:00Z WKEI Open Line Terrorists, the Stark County Rebels and Jared Fogle are some of the topics discussed during the November 24th edition of the Open LIne on WKEI &nbsp; [audio:112415102208-1124oline.mp3]Open Line[/audio] Bob McKee 2015-11-24T05:00:00Z