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City of Peru parks to offer free public WiFi

PERU – Peru plans to offer free public WiFi at their parks. Earlier this week, the city of Peru approved upgrades to the city’s fiber hubs with M.J. Electric, LLC for just over $100,000. According to City Engineer Eric Carls, plans have been expedited from a 3-year plan to a 3-month ...Read more

City of Peru swears in latest female officer

  PERU – The city of Peru swore in their latest police officer, the fourth woman in the ranks. Officer Hunter Wright is an Illinois Valley native who attained her credentials at Illinois Valley Community College, Illinois State University, and notable honors in the police academy. ...Read more