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Two Arrested In Connection To Henry Backhoe Theft

A Kewanee man and woman were arrested in connection to the theft of a backhoe located in Henry belonging to the Illinois Department of Transportation. The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office has been investigating the incident since April 7 and recovered the equipment found in Bureau County ...Read more

Dazzling Aurora display brightens Illinois sky

SPRINGFIELD – A rare meteorological display dazzled residents across Illinois, as far south as Decatur, when the Aurora Borealis danced in the northern skies for a few hours late Sunday. A massive geomagnetic storm allowed the northern lights to be seen as far south as Texas. Those lucky ...Read more