12/25/14 12:06 PM
The Illinois Department of Employment Security released their unemployment numbers for last month. In November, the unemployment rate in LaSalle County was at 7.9 percent, exactly the same as October.
12/25/14 04:18 AM
The food doesn't sort and distribute itself, so if you want to volunteer for a good cause...
12/24/14 12:06 PM
Former building trades teacher at Ottawa High School, Dave Keely, is running for a spot on the school board. Incumbents Bill Byczynski and Vice President Karen Fisher will run again too.
12/24/14 03:58 AM
It seems natural: you start college in the fall. Illinois Valley Community College Dean of Workforce Development Sue Isermann says there’s nothing wrong with starting in the spring.
12/23/14 04:06 PM
State Sen. Sue Rezin says she’s hopeful that 2015 will be a good year for Illinois. The Morris Republican says she’s been down in Springfield when one party was in control of everything and it was very frustrating.
12/23/14 12:06 PM
Monday was the last day to file nominating petitions to run for a seat on the Ottawa and Marseilles city councils.
12/23/14 06:06 AM
Two gold coins and two silver coins have been dropped in the Ottawa Salvation Army’s red kettles this month.
12/22/14 04:06 PM
The ice skating rink in Marseilles is ready to go. But, Mayor Patti Smith says they need more water and freezing temperatures.
12/22/14 12:06 PM
Confusion around a new eavesdropping law sent to Governor Quinn actually seeks to strike a balance between protecting individual’s privacy and ensuring public accountability of police and other public officials.