Local News

Martin Luther King Day will be celebrated on Monday and that will create some schedule changes along the way.  

City Hall and the Transfer Station will be closed on Monday however there will be no change in the garbage pick- up schedule in Kewanee for next week.

The United States Post Office will be closed on Monday, and most banks will be closed on Monday, January 16th but some banks may have different schedules and best to check with your financial institution to get their particular schedule.

The Henry County Court system and other county offices will also be closed for the day on Monday.

Secretary of State Division of Motor Vehicles in Kewanee will be closed tomorrow on Saturday, January 14th.  As a reminder, Kewanee DMV is always closed on Monday and will re-open on Tuesday, January 17th.       

Students in the Kewanee and Wethersfield school districts will be off on Monday and most area schools including Black Hawk College facilities will also be closed on Monday. Schools will be back in session next Tuesday and at Black Hawk College, Spring 2017 college credit classes will also begin next Tuesday.      

Henry and Stark County Health Department offices will be closed on Monday, January 16th with homemaker staff still working where necessary to provide in home care.

To note, The Henry County Senior Citizen Center in Kewanee will be open for the day on Monday, January 16.