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Palatine man charged with murder in Ogle County

ROCHELLE – A Palatine man is being charged with first-degree murder after an investigation into a fire last fall in Ogle County. The Rochelle Police Department say that on September 18th of last year, firefighters were called to the 500 block of 7th Ave for a report of smoke in a residence, ...Read more

One killed after I-55 crash in McLean County

    MCLEAN – An Arizona man is dead after the box truck he was driving collided with the rear of a tractor-trailer in McLean County Tuesday morning. The Illinois State Police say that on I-55 southbound near the community of McLean a tractor-trailer driven by a Utah man stopped on ...Read more