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Wisconsin UTV crash takes life of Mendota woman

MERCER, WI – A woman from Mendota has died after a UTV crash in Wisconsin.  The Iron County Sheriff’s Office reports around 5:30 PM on Sunday they were called to the town of Mercer where a UTV with six occupants had apparently left a roadway and became submerged upside down in a body of ...Read more

Belmonte receives Gilman scholarship

OGLESBY – Illinois Valley Community College’s Sabrina Belmonte of Mendota is a recipient of the U.S. State Department-sponsored Gilman Program scholarship to aid in her study abroad to Costa Rica this summer. The Gilman Program offers grants for undergraduate students of limited financial ...Read more