12/05/13 04:06 PM
The City of Marseilles has an idea for how to save some money. Finance Commissioner Bob Davis would like to get as many people as possible to sign up to get and pay their water bills online.
12/05/13 02:59 PM
The Illinois Department of Employment Security says 9.9% of LaSalle County residents who wanted jobs didn’t have them in September.
12/05/13 09:25 AM
An athletic park, defining the west edge of downtown, and a new waterfront attraction for Ottawa are going into the update.
12/05/13 06:06 AM
If you own a home in Marseilles worth $100,000, your property taxes are going up about $15. The Marseilles City Council approved next year’s $1.1 million property tax levy last night, down about $90,000 from this year.
12/04/13 10:15 PM
Some Wedron homes have been given lower property tax valuations because of benzene in drinking water wells. But people who had no contamination worry the lower value falsely signals a problem.
12/04/13 07:34 AM
Demolition is getting underway this week on the last of the homes in the center Ottawa flats. Public Property Commissioner Dan Aussem says other remnants of the old neighborhood are still there.
12/03/13 09:13 PM
Ottawa City Council members put on file a $4.9 million property tax levy Tuesday night for the next fiscal year.
12/03/13 09:01 PM
State Senator Sue Rezin says the pension bill the General Assembly approved Tuesday night isn’t her idea of an ideal bill. Also read here how the area's other lawmakers voted on it.
12/03/13 04:06 PM
There are four navigators at the LaSalle County Health Department ready to help people enroll in the Affordable Care Act.