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Memorial donation

MENDOTA - The Mendota High School varsity girls’ basketball team held a bake sale fundraiser on Dec. 7 during its game with Putnam County, and proceeds of over $830 were presented to the Soliman family in memory of Karl Soliman.

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Regional Beef Cattle meeting scheduled

OGLESBY - University of Illinois Extension - Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit invites the public to a Regional Beef Cattle Meeting and dinner on Wednesday, Jan. 23.

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IVCC to host Ag Management Night

OGLESBY - University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit invites you to the upcoming Ag Management Night to be held at IVCC on Tuesday, Jan. 22, featuring two University specialists.

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SNAP benefits will continue through February during federal shutdown but will be issued earlier than usual

CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) has announced that February Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will be funded through the end of February, but they will be issued to Illinois customers on or before Jan. 20.

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PERU - The Illini Valley Association of REALTORS (IVAR) chose Illinois Valley PADS as their Community Outreach for the fourth year.

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Free Elks Clinic for children Feb. 7

PERU - Mendota Elks 1212 and Oglesby Elks 2360 lodges in cooperation with the Illinois Elks Children’s Care Corporation will sponsor a free children’s orthopedic assessment clinic on Thursday, Feb. 7.

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Education Briefs 1-16

Carthage College, St. Mary's College, Iowa State

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Births-Jan. 16

Birth announcements for week of Jan. 16.

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Public invited to “Second Friday at Westclox” arts events

PERU – The public is invited to attend three arts events during “Second Friday at Westclox” on Friday, Jan. 11, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Westclox building on U.S. Route 6 in Peru.

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December in Illinois: Tornadoes, warm temperatures and little snow

CHAMPAIGN - With warmer than average temperatures, December 2018 brought slight snowfall and a historic late-season severe weather outbreak to Illinois.

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Conservation cropping seminar scheduled in Mendota

SPRINGFIELD - Using cover crops and improving soil health remained hot topics in 2018 and the trend is not fading.

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Bureau Co. Farm Bureau honored

PRINCETON - The Bureau County Farm Bureau recently received two state awards.

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Cast announced for Stage 212’s “The Kitchen Witches”

LA SALLE - Stage 212 is cooking up big laughs with their winter production of “The Kitchen Witches,” a culinary-themed comedy by Caroline Smith.

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IVCH appoints Fernandez Community Relations and Marketing Director

PERU - Joan Fernandez has been appointed Community Relations and Marketing Director at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

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Templeton elected to Board of North Central Illinois Economic Development Corp.

OGLESBY - T.J. Templeton, vice president and commercial lender for Hometown National Bank in LaSalle, has been elected to the board of directors of the North Central Illinois Economic Development Corporation (NCI).

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LaSalle Co. Health Dept.: Flu season is upon us

OTTAWA – Flu season is here and the LaSalle County Health Department is urging everyone 6 months and older to get vaccinated against seasonal influenza (flu).

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Education Briefs 1-9

Saint Francis College of Nursing, Wartburg College, Bob Jones University

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Carl’s Quiz 1-9

Moss, garter and seed are common terms used in which type of handicraft?

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Births-Jan. 9

Birth announcements for week of Jan. 9.

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Carl’s Quiz 1-2

What is the highest grossing animated film in the U.S.?

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