10/30/14 08:02 AM
Ottawa City Commissioner Dale Baxter says three companies are interested in bidding on city-wide trash hauling, if the city decides to do it.
10/30/14 06:21 AM
Forty plaintiffs have re-filed their lawsuit against Wedron Silica and others over gasoline related chemicals in the ground at their homes.
10/29/14 12:06 PM
St. Mary’s Hospital through its parent corporation Hospital Sisters Health System out of Springfield has created a mission outreach to help stop the spread of Ebola in West Africa.
10/29/14 06:39 AM
Ottawa High School is able to offer the Explore placement test for eighth graders just once this school year. That’ll be this Saturday, November 1 at 8am.
10/28/14 04:06 PM
Frost was a part-time math teacher at Illinois Valley Community College for 31 years. He worked for IVCC until he was 70-years old in the Math Learning Center.
10/28/14 02:48 PM
Spending a million dollars to restore the swimming pool seems like the wrong use of such money to the Ottawa High School deficit reduction committee.
10/28/14 07:33 AM
Ottawa High School’s FFA alumni gave the school $5,000 Monday night. Joe Schmidt with Ottawa FFA Alumni Boosters says it’s to help keep an agriculture program at the school.
10/27/14 04:06 PM
The City of Ottawa has contracted with National Power Rodding Corp. to clean and inspect combined sewers in various areas throughout the city. Work is expected to start on the south side next Monday from Catherine Street west to Adams Street and from W. Prospect Avenue south to College Avenue.
10/27/14 12:06 PM
For the first time ever, the Ebola virus has recently shown up in America. OSF Healthcare System wants to assure the public that it’s prepared in the unlikely event a patient shows up at one of their hospitals with the virus.