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Man killed in Bureau County Crash Identified

NEPONSET – The Bradford man who was killed in a rural Bureau County crash has been identified. The Bureau County Sheriff’s Office say around 5 AM Tuesday a vehicle was traveling east on Kentville road near Neponset when for unknown reasons it left the roadway and came to rest in a field. The ...Read more

Inmate at LaSalle County Jail found Hanged

OTTAWA – An inmate facing drug and weapons charges has died after being found hanging in his cell Tuesday, in what authorities describe as a suicide attempt.  Around 2 PM jail staff during a check discovered the incident and began life saving measures on 45-year-old Christopher K. ...Read more

Mendota High School to present Cinderella

MENDOTA – The students involved in the Mendota High School Fine Arts Department are busy rehearsing their next production, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella. Dancing, music, and adventure awaits the stage at the Mendota High School Auditorium as a tale about a magical evening and pair ...Read more