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Truck, Wire stolen from Com-Ed facility

MENDOTA – A bucket truck and an undisclosed amount of copper wire was reported stolen early Friday morning in Mendota.   According to the Mendota Police Department they were called around 7 AM to the Com-Ed facility in the 1600 block of West Division Street where employees informed them of ...Read more

Spring Valley Grade School Bus Involved in Crash

SPRING VALLEY – A bus with 32 students on board and a vehicle collided in Spring Valley this morning, but no injuries were reported.  According to the Spring Valley Police Department they were called to the intersection of Minnesota Street and Power Street around 7:30 Friday morning where ...Read more

Pedestrian bridge closed for repairs in Ottawa

OTTAWA – A pedestrian bridge over Goose Creek in Ottawa will undergo repairs. Currently, the bridge next to Champlain Street is closed due to deterioration. City Engineer Tom Duttlinger says the underlying issue is a water main attached to the bottom of the pedestrian structure. He says ...Read more