Wednesday Feb 12
West Franklin mulls how to pay for upgrades in wake of failed 2013 bond issue
But three big questions remain: Which projects will get top priority? How much will it cost? And how will the school district pay for it? But three big questions remain: Which projects will get top priority? How much will it cost? And how will the school district pay for it? The West Franklin school board voted Monday night to move ahead with an ... (more)
Daily Report for Feb. 3, 2014
After further investigation, David Martin, 24, and Nathan Albright, 28, both of Ottawa, were arrested on suspicion of theft and interference with law enforcement.
Energy 360 check exposes facility problems, costs at West Franklin
Though West Franklin patrons this summer turned down a bond issue to address facility concerns throughout the district, the problems remain with school board members convinced other financial options can help fix the situation.
Ottawan gets 15 years in meth case
An Ottawa man who had pleaded guilty to trafficking methamphetamine was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison Wednesday in U.S. District Court.
Two men seriously injured in collision, rollover
Two area men were hospitalized with serious injuries when a pair of trucks collided about 2:25 p.m. Thursday on Old Highway 50 near Homewood.