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Vehicle windows broken in Streator Monday

STREATOR – Two vehicles suffered damage Monday in Streator when windows were broken out.  According to the Streator Police Department a vehicle in the 1100 block of East 12th St had the drivers window broken out, a tire damaged, and damage to the drivers door.  Another vehicle in the 1200 ...Read more

Construction to close Bottom Road for two weeks

SPRING VALLEY – West Bottom Road in Putnam County will be closing for construction starting Tuesday.  County authorities say that the road west of Route 89 south of Spring Valley will be blocked off for about two weeks.  It will be open to local traffic only when work is not in ...Read more

Two deaths – 47 new cases in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – Two more residents of LaSalle County have died from COVID-19 related complications and 47 new infections were announced Monday.  The LaSalle County Heath Department said a man in his 80’s, and a woman in her 80’s died.  There has been a total of twenty COVID-19 related deaths ...Read more