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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

Ottawa Man Identified As Body Found Last Saturday

LASALLE – An Ottawa man was identified as the person found deceased last Saturday in the Illinois River near LaSalle. The LaSalle County Coroner’s Office said that 53-year-old David R. Gallina was found west of the Rt. 351 Shippingsport Bridge. Further information is expected to be ...Read more