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OSF schedules Mendota area blood drive

MENDOTA – OSF Saint Paul Medical Center in Mendota will be hosing a blood drive on July 17th. The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center will in Conference Room C from Noon until 5 PM. To schedule an appointment, please call (815) 539-1411. All persons age 17 and up (or 16, with a signed ...Read more

Eight New Covid Cases in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – Eight new positive coronavirus cases have been reported in LaSalle County on Saturday.  The Health Department says the eight range in age from two women in their 20’s to a man in his 70’s.  Since the pandemic was declared back in March, 254 people have contracted the ...Read more

IVCC set to resume face-to-face learning Monday

OGLESBY – Illinois Valley Community College will resume face-to-face classroom and lab instruction in various summer session courses beginning Monday, July 13 and when fall classes start Friday, Aug. 14.  Students will receive hands-on instruction in career and technical programs such as ...Read more