09/04/15 07:47 AM
State Police say the search for the prisoner who escaped from a private prisoner transport Wednesday near Princeton has been suspended. Police will investigate on a case-by-case basis any reports they get of 35-year old Joshua Drinnon’s possible whereabouts.
09/04/15 03:05 AM
Marseilles Police Chief Jim Hovious wants to retire, sort of, in four years.
09/03/15 03:04 PM
Ottawa Mayor Bob Eschbach says it’s time to apply for grants to pay for a floodwall at the sewer treatment plant. It's estimated to cost $2.7 million.
09/03/15 03:02 PM
St. Rep. John Anthony says Fox Lake Police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz was a friend of his. Gliniewicz was the police officer shot to death Tuesday.
09/03/15 07:25 AM
State Police say 35-year old Joshua Drinnon stands 6' 1", weighs about 200 pounds, is bald, and has blue eyes. He was last known to be wearing a white T-shirt and red wind suit pants.
09/03/15 06:56 AM
The arbitration override veto had St. Rep. Frank Mautino’s support yesterday. The area’s other lawmakers didn’t support it.
09/02/15 09:49 PM
Some people obstruct waterways. Others put storm water where it shouldn't go. Marseilles City Commissioner Jim Buckingham says a new ordinance will give the city more power to deal with people who do either.
09/02/15 03:45 PM
Ottawa’s city council this week approved a lease for software that will track cases in the new city court system.
09/01/15 09:11 PM
The city of Ottawa has been running the North Central Area Transit system for LaSalle County with state grants paying for most things. But now the state wants $120,000 back.