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Monitors added to LaSalle chambers

LASALLE -LaSalle City Council held its first in-person meeting since March, with a few new improvements to the council chamber. The room now features two large monitors behind the mayor and aldermen. Mayor Jeff Grove said that these screens may help the council avoid having to print out ...Read more

Mendota approves donation for July 4th Fireworks

MENDOTA – Mendota City Council approved a $6,700 donation to the Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce at Monday night’s meeting. The city normally donates $1,500 to the Chamber of Commerce for fireworks and $5,200 for the Sweet Corn Festival. 2nd Ward Alderman John Holland proposed the ...Read more

DeKalb County announces 15 new coronavirus cases

DEKALB – The Dekalb County Health Department reported an additional 15 positive cases of COVID-19 on Monday. There have been 509 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the county since the start of the pandemic, as well as 15 deaths. 10 of these reported deaths were from Pine Acres Rehab and ...Read more