If all goes to plan, the village of Seneca anticipates having a contractor begin work on a River Road washout by mid-February.
If you missed Tuesday morning’s Pearl Harbor Day remembrance at the Ottawa VFW, a plaque near the front entrance of the building serves as a reminder 365 days of the year of the three men who died in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack from Ottawa — Robert Halterman, Herman Koeppe and James McCarrens.
COVID-19 cases are up in Bureau, Putnam and Marshall counties in the past seven days.
Wenona will be the setting for Christmas activities Saturday, Dec. 11, and Sunday, Dec. 12, as the downtown business district will be open for specials and open houses from 5 to 8 p.m., along with other activities.
Two La Salle men were taken to a local hospital Sunday following a single-vehicle crash on Route 251, a quarter of a mile south of North 39th Road in Troy Grove Township.
A 34-year-old Bolingbrook man was found guilty Wednesday of unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon following a jury trial.
More than 300 COVID-19 cases were confirmed within the first three days of December, the La Salle County Health Department said, noting cases increased significantly.
Newark plans to have a fireworks display beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, from the firehouse, 101 E. Main St. A Lighted Fire Truck Parade will commence immediately after the fireworks. A rain date is set for Sunday, Dec. 5, in the event of inclement weather.
The LaMoille School District is switching to remote learning through Friday, Dec. 10, because of an increase in COVID-19 positivity rates among staff, according to a letter issued by the school’s administration.
Downtown Mendota will be in full Christmas mode Saturday, Dec. 4.
A La Salle County community was included in a Jeopardy clue on a program that aired Wednesday.
Morris Hospital said Monday on its Facebook page the 22 patients hospitalized for COVID-19 were the highest number it has had on a single day since December 2020.
Woodland School will once again host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7, for Livingston County students.