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Transfer Academy a Success at IVCC

OGLESBY – Illinois Valley Community College’s Transfer Academy successfully launched this summer at Ottawa Center as students banked college credit while still in high school, the IVCC board learned Thursday. IVCC reports that 22 Transfer Academy students are enrolled this summer at ...Read more

Sen. Rezin to run for Congress in 14th District

GURNEE- Republican State Senator Sue Rezin will be running for Congress next year. On Tuesday Rezin officially filed paperwork to run in the 14th Congressional District primary with the Federal Elections Commission. Last fall, Congresswoman Lauren Underwood won the position, a democrat Rezin will ...Read more

OSF HealthCare volunteers honored

  OTTAWA – Volunteers at OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center and Center for Health – Streator were honored for their exceptional service.  A total of 347 volunteers contributed 33,970 hours of service this past last year, an amount that equals 16 full-time employees. The ...Read more