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Lane Evans

VA Regional Director Visits Galesburg

Mar 24, 2015
T.J. Carson

A new regional director for the Veterans Administration visited the clinic in Galesburg for the first time since being hired for the job in January.  Judith Johnson-Mekota will oversee the region that includes western Illinois and eastern Iowa.

Galesburg VA Clinic Named After Lane Evans

Dec 17, 2014
T.J. Carson

Galesburg’s VA clinic will officially be named after the late Congressman Lane Evans.

Friends of Lane Evans

Lane Evans had an easy smile, but downstate Illinois’ progressive champion for working people and veterans was a bit bashful and didn’t often laugh out loud.

Congress Might Honor Lane Evans

Nov 13, 2014
T.J. Carson

The late Lane Evans might end up with his name on a building in Galesburg.

Remembering Lane Evans

Nov 10, 2014
Friends of Lane Evans

Family, friends, and former colleagues and co-workers said goodbye Monday to Lane Evans.

AFSCME Local 31

Lane Evans passed away Wednesday night after a long battle with Parkinson's disease.  He was 63.