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Utility worker electrocuted in DeKalb County

  MALTA – A utility worker is dead in DeKalb County after an incident involving electricity. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office say they were called around 1 PM Thursday to Malta Road north of Twombly Road, where an individual was pronounced dead at the scene from being ...Read more

Area schools experiencing flu outbreak 

MENDOTA – Mendota, like many other area school districts this week, are experiencing a flu outbreak.  The LaSalle County Health Department and the IDPH ask that to prevent further spread, they recommend that your child stay home from school if experiencing flu or cold symptoms. You should ...Read more