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Two arrested on heroin charges in Ottawa

OTTAWA – Two people were taken into custody after Ottawa Police and the department’s K9, seized over 40 bags of suspected heroin during a traffic stop, Thursday. 67-year-old Kendrix C. Williams and 34-year-old Cassandra M. Clark both of Ottawa were charged with Unlawful Possession of a ...Read more

Road work near Utica begins Monday

UTICA – Patchwork on the intersection of US Route 6 and IL Route 178 near Utica will begin on Monday. The project includes patching and resurfacing US Route 6 from IL Route 178 to the west city limits of Ottawa. Daytime lane closures controlled by flaggers will impact travel. Motorists are ...Read more

Relay For Life Event Moved Due To Rain

STREATOR – The LaSalle County Night of Hope put on by The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life has been moved indoors to Streator Township High School. The decision was made due to the weather forecast calling for rain on ground that is already saturated at the Streator City Park. ...Read more