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Pritzker’s Daily Briefing Streak Over At 61

CHICAGO –  This is the first weekend since March that Governor J.B. Pritzker will not give his daily briefing on Illinois’s response to  Covid-19.  Pritzker said on Thursday that the streak of  daily briefings will end on Friday, May 8th.  Friday was Pritzker’s 61st ...Read more

Marseilles K9 receives donated body armor

MARSEILLES – The  Marseilles Police Department’s K9 received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a donation from non-profit Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The vest for ‘Tucker’ was sponsored by James Bauer of Bethalto.  Each vest has a value between $1,744 – $2,283, and a ...Read more

State Police rule out Iowa man in Zywicki case

LASALLE – An Iowa man suspected of multiple murders has been ruled out as a suspect in a 1992 abduction and murder in LaSalle County.  On Wednesday, Clark Perry Baldwin, was arrested in Waterloo, IA, and charged in Tennessee with two counts of murder of Pamela McCall and her unborn child, ...Read more