Numbers from La Salle Veterans Home indicate improvement in its COVID-19 problem. Administrator Angela Mehlbrech has issued letters to the residents, their families and staff since the problem developed around November 1. In a letter this Friday, Mehlbrech says 106 residents and 96 staff hav…
One place to look for those wanted on warrant would be a “gaming place.” Mendota Police were called to Uncle Joe's around 3am Sunday for a disturbance.
Statewide, confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases are staying under 10,000 Sunday. The Illinois Department of Public Health counted 7,178 and 57 additional deaths. The number of persons in Illinois hospitals requiring a ventilator is up from Saturday and now at 723.
Tony LaRussa first came to the White Sox as the youngest manager in baseball in 1979. Today the White Sox made LaRussa the oldest manager in baseball. In announcing his hiring, the Sox confirmed what had been a fast-spreading rumor – that the Hall-of-Fame manager will be returning to where h…
Illinois high school basketball got a green light Wednesday. Wrestling did, too, but it's pushed to the summer.
The Friday-night lights may be turned off this fall, but WLPO still has high school football for you, once a week.