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Gold Star recipient has contagious smile

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 18th, 2014
MENDOTA, This year's Tom Merwin Gold Star Employee award was announced at the Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce's annual dinner on Nov. 14. Nominated by the general public, this award is given to someone in Mendota who is considered an outstanding employee.
Imagine being not only considered an outstanding employee, but also known for your contagious smile and your

From volunteer fireman to city alderman, Knowlton serves Mendota in many ways

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 18th, 2014
MENDOTA, Longtime Mendota resident Del Knowlton has served his community in many ways over the years. From his work as a volunteer fireman in the 1960s to his current position as a Mendota alderman, Knowlton has given tirelessly of himself to the town he calls home. In recognition of his efforts, Knowlton was selected as the 2014 recipient of the

Failing students warned, no summer school to be offered

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 18th, 2014
MENDOTA, Since Northbrook School's principal, Beth Wackerlin, came on board, she has seen the numbers of those requiring summer school drop. "We have been able to decrease our numbers over the last few years, which is wonderful, but we still had 22 students last year," she told the board at the Nov. 17 District 289 board meeting.
Her concerns over

Norris resigns as 3rd Ward alderman

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 18th, 2014
MENDOTA, Long-time Mendota City Alderman Paul Norris announced his resignation from the Mendota City Council at the council's Nov. 17 regular meeting.
Norris spent 29 years as an alderman in the Third Ward. He will be moving from the community soon and his resignation will become effective Nov. 30.
Mayor David Boelk will make an appointment in the near future

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