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Boy pulled from pond died of accidental drowning

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — An autopsy has revealed that a 4-year-old suburban Chicago boy who was pulled from a retention pond in northeastern Indiana drowned. The Allen County coroner’s office says Thursday that Dhanush Kurra’s April 26 death was accidental. The boy was found in the ...Read more

Starved Rock boat ramp and picnic area open

  OGLESBY – The Starved Rock State Park boat ramp and picnic area have now reopened as of 10 a.m. on Thursday. Picnic tables are not dispersed in and around the picnic area.  Visitors are encouraged to bring picnic blankets at this time.  Please hike carefully and dress for muddy ...Read more

Two People Critically Injured in Utica Roll-VOver

UTICA – Two people were Life Flighted from the scene of an accident after a single vehicle roll-over Tuesday night. According to the LaSalle County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to an accident just after 6pm around 3 miles northeast of Utica on Tuesday. Authorities say both ...Read more

Two People Critically Injured in Utica Roll-Over

UTICA – Two people were Life Flighted from the scene of an accident after a single vehicle roll-over Tuesday night. According to the LaSalle County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to an accident just after 6pm around 3 miles northeast of Utica on Tuesday. Authorities say both ...Read more