August 12, 2020 Local Stories in and Around St. Joseph, Illinois

Category: Community Events


Annual fireworks display to take place Saturday

August 4, 2020

August 4, 2020

St. Joseph Mayor Tami Fruhling-Voges said the village will be holding their annual fireworks display on August 8 at dusk....

Interpretive center to reopen tomorrow

July 7, 2020

July 7, 2020

As the state of Illinois moves into Restore Illinois-Phase 4, the governor has authorized the reopening of museums and nature...

Voges urges St. Joseph residents to celebrate America

July 3, 2020

July 3, 2020

World War II veteran Bruce Voges loves America. When he told his kids he wanted to have a Fourth of...

Champaign County Forest Preserve District asking for input on new interpretive center

July 2, 2020

July 2, 2020

The Champaign County Forest Preserve District is holding a virtual public meeting to seek input on the study being conducted...

Festival committee cancels many events

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

The St. Joseph Community Festival will look a little different this year. Due to COVID-19, the three day festival is...

St. Joseph man peacefully protests against police brutality: ‘We need to listen’

June 4, 2020

June 4, 2020

Jon Arteaga isn’t looking for any praise by protesting at the corner of Main Street and Route 150 in St....

Birthday parade to celebrate Voges

April 28, 2020

April 28, 2020

St. Joseph resident Bruce Voges has seen a lot in his life. And Tuesday will be another first. To celebrate...

St. Joe Auto giving back to community in multiple ways amid pandemic

April 17, 2020

April 17, 2020

Casey and Matt Phillips wanted to do something to brighten the St. Joseph community. So the husband and wife that...

Aden brings Easter joy to community

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

The Easter Bunny made sure children in St. Joseph had a happy holiday this past weekend. St. Joseph-Ogden Senior Lindsey...

Spring Community Garage sales canceled

March 30, 2020

March 30, 2020

The St. Joseph Community Spring Garage Sales, scheduled for April 30-May 2, are being canceled in accordance with the CDC’s...