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Illinois Valley Community College’s Welding Department is hosting three welding registration sessions this spring on March 5, April 16 and May 14.
The Polar Plunge in Mendota featured a number of teams Saturday taking cold dives into lake waters to raise money for Special Olympics Illinois. The fundraiser has generated $32,900 of its $35,000 goal thus far.
Mendota senior Izaiah Nanez was voted NewsTribune Athlete of the Week after a strong finish to his career, including scoring his 1,000th career point in the regular season finale.
University of Illinois Extension will host Career Explorers: An Introduction to Career Paths and Life Skills at the Graves-Hume Public Library, 1401 W. Main St., Mendota.
The Mendota Museum and Historical Society will host a program Wednesday, March 6, that digs into the rich history and contributions made by the Irish people who made Illinois home.
The Fieldcrest boys basketball team advanced to the Class 2A Bishop McNamara Regional final and more postseason results in Wednesday's NewsTribune roundup.
The Mendota Holy Cross eighth grade boys basketball team celebrated its IESA Class 1A title with a reception Tuesday at the school.
The Holy Cross eighth grade boys basketball team held a reception on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024 at Holy Cross School in Mendota. The team beat Pana Sacred Heart 41-33 to win the IESA Class 1A State championship.
The St. John’s Lodge No. 13 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Peru held its 183rd annual installation of officers, during an open ceremony Jan. 18 at the Peru Masonic Center.
The Mendota boys basketball team defeated Hall in a Class 2A Hall Regional quarterfinal Wednesday.
Western Factory Outlet in Utica opened at 801 U.S. 6 near the intersection of Route 178 with a grand reopening the weekend of Feb. 10.
Early Out Cafe for Mendota high school students is scheduled 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, at Main Street’s The Other Side, 714 Main St.
A look at all the boys basketball regionals involving NewsTribune area teams.
Early Out Hangout for middle school students is scheduled 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, at Lincoln Elementary School, 805 Fourth Ave., Mendota.
The Mendota Holy Cross eighth grade boys basketball team won the IESA Class 1A title Thursday.