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Child Burned After Weekend Fall Into Fire Pit

SUBLETTE – A child suffered significant burns after a fall Saturday in Lee County.   The Sublette Fire Department and EMS were called around 4:30 PM to Woodhaven Lakes for a report of an injured child.   They say a 3-year-old had fallen into a fire pit and was taken to a Dixon hospital ...Read more

Sandwich Man Arrested After Pitchfork Threat

SANDWICH- A Sandwich man was arrested after allegedly threatening another man with a pitchfork.   The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office day they were called around 8 PM Saturday to the 800 block of Gletty Road to take a report from a person who claimed 75-year-old John R. Perkins of Sandwich ...Read more