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Housing needed for former Main Street residents

MENDOTA – The residents displaced from the fire in downtown Mendota are facing a number of challenges, most importantly housing. The American Red Cross and The Salvation Army are assisting, but according to Mendota City Clerk Emily McConville, apartments are needed in Mendota and the ...Read more


East 1st Road in Hope Township closed for a week

  Beginning Wednesday, East 1st Road in Hope Township between IL Route 18 and N. 1250th Road will be closed. The closure will be in effect for approximately 7 to 10 days. The project should be completed by Wednesday, August 31st, weather permitting. Motorists should seek alternative routes. ...Read more