08/27/15 11:15 AM
The Morris Republican says the reason it’s nearly two months into the new fiscal year and there’s still no sign of a budget is because of Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan.
08/27/15 07:35 AM
Thirty-eight new utility poles are being laid out on a two-mile stretch of an Ameren power line route near Ottawa.
08/27/15 07:34 AM
A man wanted for conditional release violations in Arkansas was arrested in Marseilles Wednesday. State Police stopped 41-year old Issac Joles and arrested him.
08/26/15 01:33 PM
When Seattle Sutton’s Healthy Eating started in 1985, it was called Diet Carry Out. That name seemed okay until Sutton built it up enough to start franchises in other areas.
08/26/15 06:28 AM
St. Sen. Sue Rezin believes a new law signed Tuesday by Gov. Rauner will support business even though it doesn’t change regulations.
08/26/15 05:01 AM
Bob Paglis, one of the Edward Jones representatives in Ottawa, says 114 years of data tell him the bumps of the last few days shouldn’t be a surprise. He says a drop of 5% or more happens three or four times a year.
08/25/15 04:58 PM
Government is relying on free labor to maintain state parks and other natural areas.
08/25/15 06:22 AM
LaSalle County’s registered voters should get voter registration cards in the mail soon. County Clerk JoAnn Carretto says more than 68,000 were put in the mail.
08/24/15 05:05 PM
Mayor Jimmie Lansford and others have been working for a year on putting together a business incubator program that will use the building.