11/20/14 11:48 AM
Seventy-six year old Robert “Pudgy” Harris’ lawyer didn’t want Judge Cynthia Raccuglia or Chief Judge H. Chris Ryan to have his case. So, now Judge Michael C. Jansz is presiding over it.
11/20/14 06:06 AM
Marseilles City Council members put on file Wednesday night a property tax levy request that’s $23,000 less than last year.
11/19/14 02:31 PM
In a news release conceding the race Wednesday, Jerry Long says the vote totals indicate that people think he’s a viable candidate should he decide to run again in 2016.
11/19/14 01:24 PM
St. Rep. Frank Mautino doesn’t think the closest call he’s ever been in is a signal that he needs to change his positions or other things he does.
11/19/14 12:42 PM
A Mendota man died when his Dodge Ram pickup went off Interstate 39 east of Troy Grove early Wednesday morning. State Police say the truck rolled over several times.
11/19/14 12:04 PM
Frank Mautino is the winner in the Illinois House 76th District race. Election results updated Wednesday from Bureau and Putnam counties show him with 337 more votes than Jerry Long.
11/19/14 09:30 AM
Ottawa City Hall will soon advertise a newly acquired building for sale. The previous owner of the building on Court St. abandoned it.
11/19/14 06:06 AM
Ottawa Elementary Schools’ Superintendent, Cleve Threadgill, says board members are gathering a bit more information before they release their exact tax levy request for next year.
New construction in the district is increasing the overall taxable property and that’s one of the things they’re researching.
11/18/14 02:41 PM
Spring Valley Democrat Frank Mautino is almost at the finish line, 336 votes ahead of Streator Republican Jerry Long, in the Illinois House 76th District race.