State Rep. David Welter (R-Morris) announced his intention to run for re-election in the newly-drawn 75th Illinois House of Representative District, including parts of Grundy, DeKalb, La Salle and Kendall counties.

Students attending Illinois Valley Community College this spring semester could receive payments made possible from the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, board members learned Thursday.

Property taxpayers in the Illinois Valley Community College district should see their payments stay flat in the community college’s portion of their tax bills.