05/04/15 12:15 PM
The recycling drop-off event in Ottawa Saturday started busy but wound down to no waiting. Mayor Eschbach says the bigger drawback was not being able to get rid of a TV there.
05/04/15 02:58 AM
The annual National Association of Letter Carriers food drive is this Saturday, May 9. Kathy Taylor is coordinating it in the Ottawa area. She recommends putting food donations a bag by or on the mailbox.
Food should be the kind that can be kept at room temperature. The food may be out a few hours, and those collecting it won't have
05/03/15 06:06 AM
OSF St. Elizabeth Hospital honored their 320 active volunteers during National Volunteer Week, but there’s still room for more,
05/03/15 03:40 AM
Ashley Williams of Ottawa has been named one of the top 20 community college students in the country in the Phi Theta Kappa honor society.
05/02/15 06:06 AM
LaSalle County organizations are encouraged to apply for a $100,000 Wisdom Tooth Award. Lora Vitek, Director of Philanthropy and Community Relations for the Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation, explains the award.
05/01/15 02:20 PM
Illinois Valley Community College and some guests dedicated the sculpture called Power On outside the Peter Miller Community Technology Building Friday.
05/01/15 09:13 AM
Six years into the development of the vacation home community at Heritage Harbor, the company finds there’s a resale market for some of the homes.
05/01/15 09:11 AM
The LaSalle County Health Department will start collecting dead birds Friday through October 15. Dead birds are important for helping detect West Nile virus activity.
05/01/15 06:06 AM
Families, volunteers and spectators will be cheering on Special Olympics athletes as they compete Saturday in Spring Valley. It’s the largest area event of the year for Special Olympics Illinois Area 16.