Relay celebrates 10 years with Lake Mendota event, July 13

MENDOTA - The community is invited to this year’s 10th anniversary Relay For Life of Upper Illinois Valley, which will take place this weekend, July 13-14 at Lake Mendota.

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LaSalle Co. Democrats picnic to include State Rep. in Dunk Tank

OGLESBY - This Sunday, July 14, from noon-4 p.m., the LaSalle County Democrats will host their annual Family Picnic at Lehigh Park in Oglesby.

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Relay For Life event seeks setup takedown volunteers, July 13-14

MENDOTA - The Relay For Life event this weekend at Lake Mendota is in need of some community volunteers to assist with some parts of event setup and take-down.

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Todd L. Barrett

MENDOTA - Todd L. Barrett, 54, of Mendota passed away peacefully July 8, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his family, after an eight-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

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Robert Krenz celebrates 96th birthday

Dr. Robert Krenz is celebrating his 96th birthday. An open house is being held in his honor at First United Methodist Church on July 14 from 2-4 p.m.

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Free Measles, Mumps, and Rubella vaccine available in Mendota, July 31

MENDOTA - The LaSalle County Health Department will hold a free MMR (Measles Mumps and Rubella) vaccination mobile clinic in Mendota on Wednesday, July 31.

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Local artists create wearable art with a twist for “Discarded: A Trashion Show”

PERU – Local artists were presented with a challenge: create wearable works of art in their areas of expertise using everyday materials people ordinarily discard.

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Free mobile Hepatitis C screening available in Mendota

MENDOTA - LaSalle County Health Department is offering a free mobile Hepatitis C screening clinic in Mendota on Tuesday, July 23.

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Holzman enters plea of not guilty

OTTAWA – John G. Holzman, 56, of Mendota, entered a plea of not guilty during his July 18 arraignment in Ottawa for felony criminal sexual assault and felony criminal sexual abuse charges.

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A ‘Special Day for Special Kids’ at Mendota Sweet Corn Festival

MENDOTA - Windy City Amusements of St. Charles will again be setting up on the midway at this year’s Mendota Sweet Corn Festival. As they have done the past two years, the carnival will hold a “Special Afternoon for Special Kids” from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 8.

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Mendota's 2019 Memorial Day Service held at Restland Gardens