Playoff Games Friday

2019 High School Football season concluded Friday, and here are a look at some of the local playoff match-ups this week. Class 1A Forreston (7-2) at Marquette (7-2) Class 3A Popular Grove (North Boone 5-4) at Princeton (8-1) Spring Valley Hall (6-3) at Peotone (6-3) Seneca (5-4) at Farmington ...Read more

Trick or Treat Schedule

Note: All Halloween times take place on October 31st unless otherwise specified Delzel – 5pm to 7pm (Friday November 1st) DePue – 5pm to 7pm Earlville – 4pm to 7pm Grand Ridge – 6pm to 8pm Granville – 6pm to 8pm Hennepin – 5pm to 7pm Henry Businesses – 3pm to 5pm Henry ...Read more

Body Shop Fire Thursday in Streator

  STREATOR – A quick response to a call for a fire Thursday evening in Streator helped limit damage to a body shop.  According to the Streator Fire Department they were called around 8 PM to the 700 block of East Hickory Street for a fire that was already going through the roof.  The ...Read more

Naps are Good!

Finally one of those studies I can get behind!  I’m always tired, a lot of it is self inflicted.  I’ve always been a night owl, never a morning person.  My sleep schedule makes an afternoon nap essential to the day.  Sometimes only a 20 minute nap will do the trick, other times a ...Read more

Skydiver knocked out in midair collision in Ottawa

  OTTAWA – The Wallace Fire Department and Ottawa authorities responded to a mid air skydiving collision at Skydive Chicago, Tuesday. According to a spokesperson for Skydive Chicago, a licensed skydiver was knocked unconscious in a mid air collision with another diver. His Automatic ...Read more