12/11/13 04:06 PM
The driver services facility in Mendota is closing Saturday. A transformer is being replaced, so the building will be without power or phone lines until Tuesday.
12/11/13 09:19 AM
The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 is a two-year deal. That’s something the bipartisan group No Labels called for earlier this year to give Congress time to work on other things.
12/11/13 08:50 AM
Ottawa fire fighters found an overheated heating unit on the roof at Ottawa High School Tuesday night. That was after a fire alarm interrupted the Ottawa versus Illinois Valley Central boys basketball game in the fourth quarter.
12/11/13 03:38 AM
LaSalle County’s Court Appointed Special Advocate service, or CASA, will get a funding boost from fines convicted felons have to pay.
12/10/13 04:06 PM
Director of Mission Services for Goodwill Northern Illinois, Courtney Geiger, says there are eight people working from the Ottawa Friendship House at the Goodwill store in Ottawa.
12/10/13 09:06 AM
Environmental Services and Land Use Director Mike Harsted says the independent contractor gets the fees for its costs and asked for more.
12/09/13 09:42 PM
The LaSalle County Zoning Board of Appeals recommended rejecting a zoning change and special use permit for John and Heidi Miller for a piece of land along U.S. 52 near Sheridan. But the County Board is sending the question back for reconsideration.
12/09/13 01:54 PM
LaSalle County residents who need financial help recovering from the storms that happened on November 17 can apply for food assistance. People can apply in Ottawa.
12/09/13 09:08 AM
The Morris woman running for the Illinois House 75th District seat is a Democrat who used to be a Republican. Martha Shugart says she identifies more with Democrats because she’s a hard working middle class person and a single mom of three.