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Mendota Track Construction Begins This Week

MENDOTA – The aging and crumbling track surface at the Mendota District 289 facility on Stroble Ave is getting rebuilt this summer. The project, funded in part by “Friends of the Track”, is seeking donations to help with the project. The former high school football field and track is now

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Rescue Made on Lake Depue Saturday Evening

DEPUE – Kayakers who needed to be rescued were the cause of a call to area river rescue crews at Lake Depue Saturday.   According to authorities Peru and Spring Valley River Rescue crews were notified that two people needed to be brought back to land after capsizing their kayaks around 6

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