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Train strikes unoccupied truck in Peru

PERU – Peru police say an unoccupied truck vs train collision occurred at the Plain Street crossing, but no injuries were reported.  They say around 3 AM Friday two locomotives and six cars were damaged by the vehicle that they believe rolled onto the tracks from a nearby residence.  The ...Read more

Two injured in Dixon shooting

DIXON – Early Wednesday morning a man and a woman in Dixon were injured after being struck by gunfire in Dixon. According to the Dixon Police Department, around 3:45 AM they were called to the 1300 block of West Fourth Street where they found a 28-year-old woman and a 32-year-old man ...Read more

Peru Officers help save life on Tuesday

PERU – An emergency call for a person who was not responsive at a Peru business on Tuesday had a positive outcome thanks to the work of the Peru Police Department. Mayor Scott Harl on social media said that Peru Officers John Atkins, Nick Biagioni and Jeff Paul and Commander Sarah Raymond ...Read more