05/24/15 04:00 AM
St. Rep. Frank Mautino says bad roads can hold back the Illinois economy. He likes what he sees in the Illinois Department of Transportation’s latest five-year plan.
05/23/15 06:50 AM
Whoever was in a vehicle that crashed at Illinois 71 and 4H Rd. in Ottawa early Saturday apparently fled.
05/23/15 06:06 AM
LaSalle County Treasurer Jim Spelich’s office has mailed out the real estate tax bills. The first installment is due Wednesday, July 1.
05/22/15 05:34 PM
Christian Boswell is the first recipient of the WilleyWorld Community Productions drama scholarship.
05/22/15 04:06 PM
Tracy’s Boat House is closed and the Red Dog Grill has taken its place. The new restaurant had its grand opening at Heritage Harbor Thursday morning.
05/22/15 12:23 PM
One of the sewer problems National Power Rodding Corporation found while running a camera through the Ottawa sewer system is on E. Jefferson St.
05/22/15 08:30 AM
St. Sen. Tim Bivins, who used to be the Lee County sheriff, says reducing the penalties sends a message that marijuana use is okay, so the state should expect more people to use it.
05/22/15 04:45 AM
Just one year after taking the job, the Ottawa High School development director is leaving it. Al Treest turned in his resignation.
05/21/15 02:23 PM
Junk yards at four addresses on W. Marquette St. are allegedly causing problems Ottawa City Hall wants tackled.