RENSSELAER — Due to to the amount of kids leaving school due to illness or not showing up at all, the Rensselaer Central School Corporation ha…
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RENSSELAER — Van Elementary fifth-grader Delilah Mohler correctly spelled 16 words Friday on her way to a Spelling Bee championship.
The Illinois Association of Agricultural Fairs conducted its 110th annual convention at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Springfield, Jan. 17-19.
A young poet is working out the feelings of losing a friend through poetry.
LAKE VILLAGE — Learn about the endangered Whooping Crane (and other cranes of the world) in this fascinating presentation by Melanie Cowell of…
WHEATFIELD — The new Wheatfield Town Council met in for the first time at the regular scheduled meeting on Jan. 16. The three new board member…
The Warren County Learning Center is working on getting kids into coding.
LAKE VILLAGE — A fire Monday morning destroyed a mobile home in the 10 Oaks Mobile Home Park with several fire departments on scene to extingu…
Anna Parmenter, a senior at Watseka Community High School, is the senior division winner of the Illinois Association of Agricultural Fairs Tal…
RENSSELAER — A.S.G. Staffing Inc. is bringing its services to Indiana.
RENSSELAER — Based on the tremendous response to the first phase of the REN ART WLK initiative, Phase 2 is scheduled to kick off this summer.
The Watseka City Council later this month will consider funds for a new building at the Public Works facility.
A partnership has developed between Iroquois County’s Veterans Assistance Commission and Iroquois Memorial Hospice and Home Health.
The Watseka Family Festival Board of Directors has been busy planning some fundraising events to support the festival.
With a new year, many people are reflecting on past projects and future endeavors. The Times-Republic posed some questions to John Shure, chai…
WATSEKA — The founder of a now-defunct nonprofit animal sanctuary in Thawville who is accused of intentionally causing the death of numerous animals in her care pleaded not guilty Thursday in Iroquois County Circuit Court to a Class 4 felony charge of aggravated animal cruelty.
Harry Hoagland was honored for his work for the Salvation Army of Fountain County.
WATSEKA — On the day he was to stand trial for the alleged beating of an elderly man outside a Buckley bar, a 27-year-old rural Buckley man pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated battery and was sentenced to four years of probation.
RENSSELAER — Justin Wilson is ready to give back to the community that helped raise him.
A contract with the Iroquois County telecommunicators was agreed upon by both its union and the Iroquois County Board.
A fire in a dryer unit at Winnie’s in Watseka was extinguished Tuesday morning.
Several vehicles have been broken into in Gilman, and it was discussed at Monday evening’s Gilman City Council meeting.
The Jan. 7 meeting of the Crescent City village board was called to order at 7 p.m. by Mayor Mark Rabe. Cathy Crego, clerk, took roll call wit…
NEWTON COUNTY — A Morocco man has died as a result of a single-car crash in Newton County on Sunday night.
Twin Lakes head football coach Scott Mannering retired from coaching Monday.