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Peru man arrested on drug charges

PERU – A man was arrested on cocaine charges, Friday after an investigation by the Peru Police Department. According to authorities, 39-year-old Kilman R. Johnson of Peru was taken into custody at 2 p.m. by detectives with the Peru Police Department’s Special Investigation unit on a ...Read more

I-39 buckles yet again

    LASALLE – The right lane of I-39 southbound near mile post 61, two miles north of I-80 near La Salle has buckled and is closed to traffic, according to Illinois State Police District 17. Police say the left lane remains open. Use caution when approaching the area. This is the ...Read more