The Times relies on reports furnished by police in our coverage area. If you know of a police matter but do not see it reported in The Times, contact us at 815-431-4050 or newsroom@mywebtimes.com. Start the conversation, or Read more at The Times. Add your comments below Copyright © 2018Read More →

Gregory A. Hernandez-Bullock, 24, pleaded guilty to possessing cocaine with intent to deliver. He was then sentenced to seven-and-a-half years in prison, but could parole in about three years. Start the conversation, or Read more at The Times. Add your comments below Copyright © 2018 Topix LLCRead More →

A Mediacom boom truck was a total loss Thursday on Ottawa’s South Side as smoke from the fire was visible for miles south of Ottawa. A Mediacom truck caught fire on Ottawa’s South Side on Thursday, billowing quite a bit of smoke into the neighborhood near Prospect and Second avenues.Read More →

The Times relies on reports furnished by police in our coverage area. If you know of a police matter but do not see it reported in The Times, contact us at 815-431-4050 or newsroom@mywebtimes.com. Start the conversation, or Read more at The Times. Add your comments below Copyright © 2018Read More →

The Times relies on reports furnished by police in our coverage area. If you know of a police matter but do not see it reported in The Times, contact us at 815-431-4050 or newsroom@mywebtimes.com. Start the conversation, or Read more at The Times. Add your comments below Copyright © 2018Read More →

Ottawa senior wrestling standout Rafael Munoz committed recently to continue his education in Naperville at North Central College and his wrestling career at the NCAA Division III level with the Cardinals. Pictured alongside Rafael are his mother, Maria, and sister Valerie. Start the conversation, or Read more at The Times.Read More →

Ottawa police are investigating a burglary May 3 at Bill Walsh Toyota, 4000 Columbus St., in which tools, tires and tire rims were stolen. A 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser was also stolen, but was found in Morris, said Detective Sgt. Start the conversation, or Read more at The Times. AddRead More →

Two boys, one from Ottawa and the other from Marseilles, were charged Tuesday with stealing a vehicle from the 400 block of West Marquette Street, which was left in the 900 block of that same street. They were also charged with burglarizing two unlocked vehicles on River Edge Circle, inRead More →