Property taxes for residents in the city of Kewanee will be higher for 2014 payable in 2015.
Kewanee City Council on Monday night voted for that change on a tally of 3-1 with Council member Andy Koehler voting no and Council member Kellie Wallace-McKenna absent.
Monday night’s Council meeting began with the abatement of several levies fro...read more
Clyde E. Minnaert, 93, of rural Geneseo passed away Monday, November 24, 2014 at Hammond Henry Hospital, Long Term Care, Geneseo. A funeral mass celebrating Clyde’s life will be held 9:30 AM , Saturday, November 29, 2014 at St. Malachy Catholic Church, Geneseo. Rev. Michael Pakula will celebrate. Burial will follow in North Cemetery, Geneseo. Visitation for Clyde ...read more
James “Jim” B. Boggs, 73, of rural Geneseo, died Sunday, November 23, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 26th, at Rosedale Cemetery, Cambridge. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Cambridge Chapel of Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services. Memorial may be made to the Cambridge Ambu...read more
MINERAL - Alice K. Kissel, 95, of Mineral, passed away at 11:45 AM, Friday, November 21, 2014 at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, November 26 at Rux Funeral Home in Kewanee. Rev. Terry Lancaster will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Burial will be in Evergreen Memory Gardens in rural Kewanee. Memorials may be dir...read more
Helen D. Olson, 97, formerly of Andover, died Thursday, November 20, 2014, at Hillcrest Home, rural Geneseo. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 25th, at the Augustana Lutheran Church, Andover. Rev. Jan Veseth will officiate. Burial will be at the Andover Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials may ...read more
KEWANEE - Leonard E. Bengston, 78, of Kewanee, passed away at 2:35 a.m., Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the Kewanee Care Home. Cremation will be accorded and a memorial visitation will be held from 1:00-3:00 p.m., Saturday, November 22 at Rux Funeral Home in Kewanee. Memorials may be directed to the family for a memorial to be established. He was born February 12, 1936 in Rock Island, the son of ...read more