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Pilot Ground Training Course to be held at IVCC

OGLESBY –  Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Office will be offering a 12-week “Private Pilot Ground Training” course on Saturdays starting Feb. 5.  The 1 to 3:30 p.m. main campus class (ID: 11) prepares students for the Private Pilot Knowledge Exam and ...Read more


71 new COVID-19 cases, one death in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department was notified of an additional novel coronavirus related death in LaSalle County on Wednesday.  The individual is a male in his 70’s. There have been a total of two hundred fifty-five COVID-19 related deaths in LaSalle County. The Health ...Read more


3,751 new COVID-19 cases, 81 deaths in Illinois

      SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 3,751 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease in Illinois, including 81 additional deaths on Wednesday. – Adams County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s – Cass County: 1 male ...Read more