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Streator Area United Way reaches fundraising goal

STREATOR – The Streator Area United Way met its fundraising goal for its 2021 campaign.  The total amount pledged $277,724.93, is over their goal of $277,467.00. The Streator Area United Way Board of Directors thank all volunteers and donors from local industries and businesses who ...Read more

Gas prices statewide spike

OTTAWA – Statewide and area county gas price averages have taken a spike compared to this time last month. American Automobile Association numbers show Putnam County has the highest gas price average locally of $3.55 per gallon. Bureau and LaSalle county are both averaging around $3.53, up ...Read more