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Ottawa, Illinois is located in La Salle County. Zip codes in Ottawa, IL include 61350. The median home price in Ottawa is $134,000. More Ottawa information.

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Yesterday | Bureau County Republican

Relay for Life receives a donation

Participants in the April 24 IV Talent Showcase at Illinois Valley Community College present a $1,000 check to Nancy Jackson of the American Cancer Society's LaSalle County Relay for Life.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

WGN-TV Chicago

Asian Carp vs. Commercial Fishermen: 2.5M lbs of now out of Illinois

It's been four years since the discovery of an Asian carp between the electric barriers and Lake Michigan.

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Bureau County Republican

Tiger Tennis Classic

Peacock and Murfin teamed up to capture the men's 40 and over championship in doubles play, defeating the duo of Lee Miller of Tiskilwa and Jeff Trobaugh of Sheffield 6-5, 7-6.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Herald

Immanuel Lutheran student wins National History Day Gold Medal

Mary Kate Baughman, from Immanuel Lutheran School in Palatine, meets Kenneth Behring, sponsor of National History Day at The Smithsonian National Museum of American History Kenneth E. Behring Center, in Washington, D.C. Baughman is the 2014 National History Day Gold Medal in the Junior Individual Exhibit category.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bureau County Republican

IVCC holds GED graduation ceremony

Two student speakers shared their GED journeys during the 33rd General Educational Development graduation ceremony at Illinois Valley Community College May 18. Natividad Leon Telez of Ottawa spoke of her personal struggles before taking a GED class.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Patch.com

Oswego East Gets New Assistant Principal for Curriculum and Instruction

Oswego East High School will have a new face filling a familiar role as the assistant principal for curriculum and instruction, beginning in the 2014-15 school year, District 308 announced Tuesday.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Daily Herald

Some Starved Rock trails remain closed

Illinois Conservation Police officers issued 23 citations to hikers who ventured into restricted areas at Starved Rock State Park during the holiday weekend.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

WGN-TV Chicago

Skydiver injured after crash landing into trees

Skydive Chicago owner Rook Nelson tells WGN-TV that the man is an experienced skydiver and was on a solo jump with a group of others when he had a "hard landing" in a group of trees near the Fox River-not far from Skydive Chicago's airstrip in Ottawa.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Bureau County Republican

Community Players of Streator to perform 'Les Miserables'

Director Doug Bartelt applied for the production rights over a year ago on the day they became available for amateur theatres.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Business Wire

Ottawa Savings Bank to Acquire Twin Oaks Savings Bank

The merger is expected to increase the Company's consolidated assets from approximately $168 million at March 31, 2014 to approximately $235 million.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Morris Daily Herald

Missing boater in Marseilles found

MARSEILLES – The remains of the boater who entered the Illinois River in Marseilles to cool off Sunday and went missing have been recovered.

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FireHouse.com

Ultralight Crash Leaves One Dead, One Hurt in Illinois

Rescue workers spent hours trying to reach the aircraft, which was lodged against a log 500 feet from each shore of the river in waist-high, fast-moving water.

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My FOX Chicago

One dead, one hospitalized after paraplane plunges into Fox River

One person was killed and another was hospitalized after a paraplane went down late Monday night in Dayton Township, Ill.

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