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The town board of Crescent City met at 7 p.m. Monday, May 3 at city hall. Mayor Mark Rabe called the meeting to order with clerk Cathy Christensen taking roll call. Present were Kim Rabe, Joe Belott, Jim Sorensen, Steve Carley, Dennis Ritzma and Scott Dirks. Also present were Al Johnson, vil…

IROQUOIS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

IROQUOIS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

IROQUOIS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

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The Iroquois County Historical Society conducted its annual meeting April 24, in the courtroom of the Old Courthouse Museum, 103 W. Cherry, Watseka. The ICHS is a non-profit organization which is in charge of the maintaining the museum.

IROQUOIS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

IROQUOIS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

The emerald ash borer, an invasive insect, is old news for much of Indiana, including White County, and it has already done extensive damage to the state’s ash tree population.

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The board of education of Crescent-Iroquois Community Unit District #249 conducted a waiver hearing at 6:45 p.m. Monday, April 19, prior to its regular meeting. Present for this hearing were board members Jody Niebuhr, Becky Dirks, Steve Massey, Christi Pheifer and Candi Butzow. Superintende…

IROQUOIS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

IROQUOIS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

Despite a good fourth-quarter performance, the Hawks (37-31) couldn’t come all the way back in a 133-126 loss to the Pacers (31-35) Thursday in Indiana. Next up, the Hawks will get three days off before hosting the Wizards Monday. Below are some takeaways from the loss: 1. Although the Hawks looked primed to tie the Knicks for the No. 4 spot in the Eastern Conference standings after ...

If Florida won't allow Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings to require proof of COVID-19 vaccination for passengers and crew, the company's CEO says it will take its ships elsewhere. CEO Frank Del Rio made the threat during an earnings call Thursday, just days after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill passed by the Republican-controlled state Legislature that bans businesses, schools and government ...

NEW ORLEANS — President Joe Biden pressed his case for taxing the rich to fund his multitrillion-dollar infrastructure proposal Thursday, pointing to an aging highway bridge and crumbling water facilities in Louisiana as proof that the federal government needs to step in with more money. “The blinders have been taken off the American people,” Biden said while standing at the edge of Lake ...

NEW YORK — New York state is taking legal action against two conservative activists, accusing them of paying to deploy thousands of deceptive robocalls during the 2020 election to suppress Black voter turnout. Attorney General Letitia James on Thursday asked a federal judge for permission to join a suit filed earlier by the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation against the men, Jacob ...