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Library survey to be issued to LaSalle residents

LASALLE – LaSalle Public Library will be issuing a survey to the community along with the monthly water bill. Alderman Joe Jepson says the survey’s purpose is to identify the services that are most utilized with the potentially to improve and expand  the benefits of the library. Those ...Read more

Thornton Park Project begins this summer

OTTAWA – The city of Ottawa’s Thornton Park project is slated to begin this summer. The master plan for the park includes upgrades like a splash pad and remodeling the tennis and pickle ball courts. Recently, the city was awarded a $300,000 grant with the Illinois Department of ...Read more

Thornton Park Project begins this summer

OTTAWA – The city of Ottawa’s Thornton Park project is slated to begin this summer. The master plan for the park includes upgrades like a splash pad and remodeling the tennis and pickleball courts. Recently, the city was awarded a $300,000 grant with the Illinois Department of Natural ...Read more

Lee County Farm Service Agency Director retiring

AMBOY – The Lee County Farm Service Agency Director is retiring. Jerry Quiton announced that March 27th will be his last day at the Amboy FSA office. Quiton began with FSA under the 1980 Farm Bill. Quiton thanks everyone for his support over the years and says his new mission in life is to ...Read more