03/26/15 12:27 PM
The University of Wisconsin’s annual county-by-county health rankings are out, and LaSalle County is close to the middle again statewide.
03/26/15 12:06 PM
Seven people are running for four commissioner seats on the Marseilles City Council. They explained why they’re running at a candidate forum Wednesday night.
03/26/15 11:48 AM
Starting commuter bus service from LaSalle County to Aurora or LaSalle County to Joliet would cost $1.5 million. Rail service would be more than $400 million.
03/26/15 09:06 AM
A suspicious package examined by a hazardous materials team Wednesday turned out to contain red dye and Comet bathroom cleaner. It also contained a threatening letter.
03/26/15 08:51 AM
Incumbent Mayor Patti Smith and former mayor Jim Trager both want the job of Marseilles mayor.
03/26/15 07:39 AM
The U.S. House budget resolution that passed Wednesday puts more money into defense spending, cuts $5.5 trillion in spending elsewhere, and would turn Medicare into a voucher program. It also calls for repealing the Affordable Care Act and simplifying the tax code.
03/26/15 06:06 AM
Full audio from Marseilles Candidate Forum on 3/25/15.
03/25/15 04:06 PM
A nationally recognized safe driving program called The Save a Life Tour came to Ottawa High School Wednesday. The morning started with an extremely graphic multi-media presentation of what happens when people drive while distracted and impaired.
03/25/15 12:17 PM
St. Rep. Tom Demmer says the budget fix that passed the House yesterday certainly won’t please everyone. But the Dixon Republican believes it will pass both chambers.