The Penguin Plunge is set for a virtual event Saturday.
The city of Ottawa distributed $714,750 to 52 different businesses in round 2 of CURES grants.
On Monday the Peru City Council and Mayor Scott Harl adopted a resolution, opposing Illinois House Bill 3653, the criminal justice bill approved by the General Assembly.
A Mendota native composed music for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
The Ottawa Elementary School Board was asked about the possibility of summer school to make up for time lost in the classroom during the pandemic.
Soon residents may not be able to recognize the inside of the Bickerman building in downtown Utica.