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Sandwich Woman Reported Missing After Vehicle Found

SHERIDAN-The Monday morning discovery of a vehicle in LaSalle County have authorities on the lookout for a woman they say is missing.   Around 5:30 AM on North 4251st Road north of Sheridan a car belonging to 74-year-old Linda Jackson was found.   The LaSalle County Sheriff’s Office says she ...Read more

State Police Deliver Baby Along Interstate

CHICAGO – What began as a late night traffic stop on Sunday turned into an unlikely situation of a mother giving birth along I-57.   The Illinois State Police say they were in the middle of a traffic stop when another vehicle, driven by Roland Watkins, pulled up to the scene asking for ...Read more

Traffic crash kills woman in Grundy Co.

GRUNDY CO. – A traffic crash Saturday morning claimed the life of a woman Saturday. According to the Grundy County Coroner, John Callahan, the crash occurred around 10 a.m. Saturday morning at the intersection of Gorman and Stonewall. Preliminary investigation indicates the driver, 50 ...Read more

Social Security Scammers Don’t Take Weekends Off

MENDOTA – Everyone needs to be cautious whenever they receive an unsolicited phone call, and Mendota police warn that even on the weekends scammers will try to find their next victim.   They reported on Saturday morning that they already received complaints of a person claiming to be from ...Read more