Stories about Franklin Grove, Illinois
A clear day — perfect for hiking the prairie and observing the herd of bison.
The Nachusa Grasslands held its annual Autumn on the Prairie on Saturday.
Registration is open for the Franklin Creek Conservation Association‘s annual pollinator trivia night and dinner, which will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Grist Mill, 1893 Twist Road.
The center features a museum dedicated to the Lincoln Highway.
All proceeds from the event will go towards helping fund park programs, expansion, and improvements.
The Living History Antique Equipment Association held their annual show Saturday, August 6, 2022 to demonstrate the equipment and techniques from a bygone era.
All makes and models of trucks and trailers will be welcome.
The event is free, though donations will be accepted. Parades will be held both days at 1:30 p.m.
Pavement patching on state Route 38, between Robbins and Daysville Road and between Dixon and Franklin Grove, begin Monday.
Attendees filled the grounds of the historic village, located on the outskirts of Franklin Grove.
Registration is $25 or $40 if a commemorative shirt is ordered.
Funeral services are set for a 15-year-old Ashton boy who died Thursday in a UTV rollover.
Chicago Zoological Society conducts one of the largest health surveys of box turtles in North America at Nachusa Grasslands.
An Ashtom-Franklin Center High School student is dead and two others injured in an incident involving one or more ATVs Thursday evening in the country between Ashton and Franklin Grove.
Dixon police ID the Ashton father and son involved in Thursday's fatal crash.