SPRING VALLEY – The Master Walleyes Circuit dives into the Illinois River in Spring Valley for its 35th year running this weekend. The televised two-day event kicks off on Friday at the Spring Valley Boat Club at 7:30 a.m. 80 teams of two are set to compete for the heartiest catch of walleye, sauger and saugeye. Spring Valley’s Economic Development Director Debb Ladgenski says the nationwide circuit is a great way for contestants from all parts to enjoy the Illinois River. The Battle on the Illinois River tournament will be this Sunday at Barto Landing at 7 a.m.
MENDOTA – The city of Mendota will begin an enforcement campaign in July to crack down on unregistered vehicles and abandoned properties. Mayor David Boelk on Monday night announced that the city will tackle […]
The bodies of three residents who lived in the apartment building that collapsed in Davenport, Iowa, were found over the weekend. On Saturday, 42-year-old Branden Colvin’s body was found in the rubble; and the bodies […]
Officials confirmed that an unresponsive pilot flew through restricted airspace in Washington, D.C. before crashing in Virginia on Sunday, leaving 4 dead. The Cessna Citation private jet was followed by fighter jets authorized to fly […]
MENDOTA – An ordinance regarding food trucks and licensing was discussed Monday night at the Mendota City Council meeting. The city previously had no specific guidelines for mobile food vendors, but was proposing a yearly […]