LaSalle Teacher Honored by Q Hit Music

  LASALLE – The Q Hit Music Teacher of the Year was awarded to a staff member of Lincoln Jr. High in LaSalle. Erica Burgess, the Reading Interventionist for 6th through 8th Grade Students, was awarded the


LP alum places 3rd in PWBA tournament

WYOMING, MI – LP alum, Melanie McDaniel competed this weekend at the Professional Women’s Bowling Association (PWBA) tournament in a national stop.  McDaniel competed in two separate events this weekend, the Grand Rapids Classic and the BowlTV


Reimagine Mendota to gather community input

MENDOTA – Reimagine Mendota, an organization that is devoted make the community a better place to live and visit, held a meeting Thursday to kick off collecting stories from residents about what matters the most to them.

Mendota’s new pickleball courts open

MENDOTA – The new pickleball courts in Mendota are now open. They are located near Lake Mendota and the Mendota softball fields. Alexis Finley and Zach Compell, both from Mendota, were among the first to play on


May is Childhood Drowning Prevention Month

  CHICAGO – Governor Pritzker has proclaimed May Childhood Drowning Prevention Month in Illinois, which serves as a good time to remind parents of the importance of constantly supervising children when they are in or near water