A woman was killed in a train-versus-pedestrian accident Saturday near the Main Street crossing in downtown Streator, according to authorities.
Downtown Ottawa was packed with runners early Saturday morning for the second running of the Starved Rock County Marathon and Half Marathon.
The other day, my boyfriend and I were talking about how sad it is not being able to do genuinely nice things. Or be able to do them without b…
All over the United States, Americans who died in military service will be honored and remembered this weekend. Unless noted, ceremonies will …
Grand Ridge Police Officer Jim Bell was recognized Tuesday for exemplary service in the line of duty. Bell was presented with a plaque by Gran…
OTTAWA — With the way that Ottawa's Taylor Marvin and DeKalb's Morgan Newport were pitching on Friday afternoon, one run of support was likely…
Thursday Women (June Gross Field)
CHARLESTON — A pair of Sandwich athletes concluded strong seasons in the preliminaries of the Class 2A state girls track meet on Friday.
An Ottawa woman, who participated in the murder of a teenage girl, was paroled from prison Thursday after almost 23 years in custody.
STREATOR — Jennifer Joy "Jenny" Holland, 42, of Streator, passed away Saturday afternoon, May 16, at the Richard J. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
As any McDonald’s customer can tell you, the restaurant chain offers both stop-in and drive-up options for food.
A La Salle County jury took about 50 minutes Thursday to find an Ottawa man not guilty of sexual assault.
NASA is calling one of their latest achievements on New Horizons capturing Pluto's first family photo.
An Ottawa Township High School board policy provision was cited at Monday’s board meeting to block a teachers union official from speaking
His many years as a preacher has taught the retired Rev. Jim Horschler to remain thankful for what he and his family has and not to get angry over situations beyond his control.
A visitor driving along Route 71 between Mark and Hennepin in Putnam County will see cropland and scattered woods, maybe a rafter of turkeys, a pair of deer — the usual scenery in North Central Illinois.
A state appeals court is hearing arguments from lawyers seeking to overturn the murder conviction of former suburban Chicago police sergeant Drew Peterson in his third wife's 2004 death.
Streator City Council candidate Brian Crouch presents his introduction at the Streator candidates forum.
Streator City Council candidate Larry Thomas presents his introduction at the Streator candidates forum.
Streator City Council candidate Joe Scarbeary presents his introduction at the Streator candidates forum.