04/21/15 04:00 PM
The Illinois House unanimously passed Spring Valley Democrat Frank Mautino’s Streator Armory bill Monday. It’s in the Senate now where the chief sponsor is Morris Republican Sue Rezin.
04/21/15 03:59 PM
The group is planning another entry in the America In Bloom contest with hopes of winning again.
04/21/15 08:53 AM
LaSalle County Sheriff Tom Templeton was honored on the U.S. House floor last month. He wasn’t there, but his friend, Cong. Adam Kinzinger, read a statement about him.
04/21/15 08:49 AM
A Peru elementary school principal knows what it feels like to have her name read into the Congressional record.
04/21/15 08:42 AM
LaSalle County’s anti-smoking programs aren’t affected by Gov. Rauner’s decision to suspend $26 million in social service program grants.
04/20/15 10:24 PM
Ottawa High School Supt. Matt Winchester is leaving his job at the end of June to go to work at the LEASE Special Education Cooperative.
04/20/15 08:28 AM
An electronics drop-off this Saturday at the Etna Rd. courthouse in Ottawa provides an opportunity for people to get rid of things they can’t throw away anymore.
04/20/15 07:09 AM
A Sheridan man died after a one-vehicle crash just outside of Sheridan Saturday afternoon.
04/20/15 06:27 AM
St. Rep. John Anthony wants to shut down illegal tattoo shops. He persuaded the Illinois House last week to pass a bill concerning tattoo shops that don’t register with the Illinois Department of Public Health.