The Internal Revenue Service is reminding truckers and other owners of heavy highway vehicles with a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more that their next federal highway use tax return is due by Monday, August 31st.
Michael Devine with the IRS in St Louis says that trucks that are used 5,000 miles or less or 7,500 for farm trucks are required to file a return but are excluded fr...read more
KEWANEE- Mildred Margaretta Worrell, 98, passed away peacefully on August 24, 2015 at Toulon Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.
Mildred was born October 11, 1916 in Elyria Valley County, NE, the daughter of Lloyd F. and Florence (Gray) Wheeler. She moved to Illinois in 1934. Mildred married Floyd William Worrell on December 8, 1936. They farmed in LaFayette, IL unt...read more
KEWANEE - Edward C. “Ed” Verscha, 91, of Kewanee, died at 6:40 PM, Monday, August 24, 2015 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 AM, Saturday, August 29 at Visitation Church, St. John Paul II Parish in Kewanee. Celebrant will be Fr. Johndamaseni Zilimu. Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 PM, Friday, August 28 at Rux F...read more
Mary E. Fargher, 93, of Galva, Il. and formerly of Kewanee died at 1:20 P.M. Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Hammond-Henry Hospital in Geneseo, Il.
Mary was born April 22, 1922 in rural Galva, Il. the daughter of Herbert and Margaret (Clague) Cowley.
Galva... Pat Cowley, 69, of Galva, died at 6:12 AM Saturday, August 22, 2015 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. A mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 AM on Tuesday August 25 at St. John Catholic Church in Galva. Fr. John Burns will officiate. Visitation will be on Monday from 4-5:30 PM at Rux Funeral Home, Galva. A rosary will be recited at 4 PM. Burial will b...read more
Donald L. “Duke” Ballard, 75, of Prophetstown, passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at OSF St. Luke Medical Center in Kewanee. A private family service will be held. As per his wishes Cremation Rites have been accorded. Vandemore Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Geneseo is assisting the family with arrangements. In lieu of flowers memorials may be...read more