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Streator Teen Dead After Morgan County Shooting

JACKSONVILLE – A teen from Streator has died after a shooting in downstate Morgan County.   The Jacksonville Police say last Tuesday 19-year-old Maurice Cunningham was found beaten and shot in the 600 block of Jordan Street.  He was taken to a Springfield hospital where he succumb to his ...Read more

Victims Identified After Sunday Streator Fire

STREATOR – The victims of the fire on Sunday that took the lives of two people have been identified.  The LaSalle County Coroner’s Office says that 67-year-old Lois J. Green and 27-year-old Christian Green were found after the fire started in the 1000 block of East Wilson Street.  ...Read more

Holiday Lighting Contest Registration Begins

STREATOR – Registration starts today for the Streator Chamber of Commerce’s Holiday Lighting and Decorating Contest. There is no cost to enter but you must reside or have a business in the Streator corporate limits to be nominated. The contest will have four divisions: most creative, ...Read more

Spring Street Reconstruction Slated

STREATOR – Spring Street will be reconstructed in the springtime as part of the city’s five year road plans. City Engineer Jeremy Palm says there will be a complete overlay and reconstruction of Spring Street from Bloomington to the east end of Spring Street next year through a block ...Read more