What’s Happening

Business Spotlight – Cooper Floor Covering

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Gail Cooper and Tachelle MacDonald from Cooper Floor Covering in Aledo. They will talk about Cooper’s successful 2020, what is popular for residential and commercial customers, two new products lines for 2021, their duct…

Business Spotlight – Market Alley Wines

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Sarah Walters from Market Alley Wines in Monmouth. She’ll talk about their large selection of wine, browns, craft beers, and spirits; their popular wine club; curbside pickup; delivery to the Aledo area; their Instagram…

Business Spotlight – H & R Block

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Ken Hunderdoss of H & R Block in Aledo. They will talk about how they can handle your tax return this year by setting up a “My Block” account, dropping it off, or with…

Business Spotlight – River View Coins

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Bradley Forrett, the owner of River View Coins in Moline. They will talk about the volatile precious metal market in 2020 and what lies ahead for 2021; a review where gold, silver, platinum, and…

Business Spotlight – Birkey’s

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with sales representative Ben Martens and precision farming specialist Curtis Howerton from Birkey’s, your local Case-IH representative in Galesburg. They will talk about the new AFS Connect Magnum tractor, Case-IH combines, their high speed drill,…

Business Spotlight – The Goldsmith Jewelers

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Roger Murphy, the owner of The Goldsmith Jewelers in downtown Aledo. They will talk about how the change in Roger’s store hours went in 2020, the custom bridal work that he does, his diamond…

Business Spotlight – Helena Agri Enterprises

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Kolton Bevill with Helena Agri Enterprises in Orion. They will talk about Kolton’s agronomy background, the new soybean genetics, the seed companies Helena represents, what agronomy plans he’s working on for this year, and…

Business Spotlight – Skinner Landscaping

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Shelly Price from Skinner Landscaping in Aledo. They will talk about Skinner’s new location for their retail store and greenhouse next to the water tower in Progress Park; their snow removal operation; the general…

Business Spotlight – The Bean Field Coffee House

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Kelly Adamson, the owner of The Bean Field Coffee House in Viola. They’ll talk about where the idea for the coffee house started, the many types of coffee and other drinks she serves, the…

Business Spotlight – Chase Burns: Land Guys

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Chase Burns, local real estate broker and land specialist with Land Guys, LLC. Chase will talk about the big year Land Guys and Chase had in 2020, the many types of transactions that took…