09/23/14 12:37 PM
The FFA chapter at Ottawa High School has started a charitable giving program. Pres. Austin Walter announced at this week’s school board meeting, the first recipient is for a school board member.
09/23/14 10:28 AM
Tom Staroske manages Aqua Backflow, a company the city of Ottawa is contracting with to investigate potential water main problems. He says the backflow preventer in a lawn sprinkler can freeze and break.
09/23/14 07:00 AM
Park Manager Steve Rotchford says archery permits can be obtained at the park office this weekend.
09/22/14 08:15 PM
A budget deficit of about $3 million is now officially part of the budget for current fiscal year at Ottawa High School.
09/22/14 08:05 PM
Just stopping the leak in the liner would cost $156,000. But that’s not accounting for damage that may be behind it.
09/22/14 02:46 PM
That’s not saying he’s taking it easy when campaigning.
09/22/14 12:06 PM
Marseilles Streets Commissioner Bobby Kaminski has $300,000 to repair the roads this year. But, construction companies are very busy right now and he thinks the projects might have to be pushed back.
09/20/14 12:01 PM
Two men working southwest of Ottawa filled a pickup truck with numerous items including a toilet, a bathroom vanity, and a pickup truck bed liner.
09/19/14 10:28 AM
One of the eleven boilers on the roof of Shepherd Middle School was replaced this year and Superintendent Cleve Threadgill says it’s time to start looking at replacing the other ten.