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Kewanee

(kĭwä`nē), industrial city (1990 pop. 12,969), Henry co., NW Ill.; inc. 1855. It is a regional livestock, processing, trade, and shipping center. Manufactures include boilers, metal products, and farm machinery. The city holds an annual "Hog Capital Festival." The east campus of Black Hawk College is located in Kewanee.
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His family moved to Kewanee, Illinois, when Tunnicliff was a high school sophomore.
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On Wednesday, April, 21 Bloomington was able to scrape enough money together to send a group of fourteen Bloomers, along with Manager William McNamara, to Kewanee, Illinois for four exhibition games with the town's Central Association team.
In November, AMERICAN FORESTS received several letters from concerned citizens of Kewanee, Illinois. One of their town's historic trees was in danger, and these men and women wanted to know what could be done to prevent its removal.
Estes, a native of Kewanee, Illinois, grew up in Chicago and attended the city's famed Art Institute.
She was 11 when she took out Days And Deeds from her local library in Kewanee, Illinois on April 19, 1955.
He began his career as a staff attorney for Prairie State Legal Services in Kewanee, Illinois. In 1987, he relocated to Florida where, following his admission to The Florida Bar, he became a sole practitioner with emphasis in dependency family law, criminal and civil litigation.
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