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Ladd Senior Village nearing completion

    LADD – Pretty soon the Ladd Senior Village will be home to many, as officials are anticipating a completion date in March. Laborer’s Home Development Corp. Property Manager, Kristin Piccatto says dozens of seniors have already filled out applications for the new ...Read more

Fall archery turkey harvest totals down for 2022

SPRINGFIELD – Hunters in Illinois harvested a statewide total of 683 wild turkeys during the 2021-2022 fall archery turkey season, down 100 from a year ago. This past year over 24,000 permits were sold for the season dated were Oct. 1, 2021, through Jan. 16, 2022.  Hunters in the area bagged ...Read more

Single vehicle crash takes life of Dana woman

STREATOR – A single vehicle rollover crash on Tuesday has taken the life of a woman from Dana.  The Illinois State Police and the LaSalle County Coroner’s Office are investigating the crash which occurred near Illinois Route 23 and E 2800 Road in Livingston County near Long Point.  ...Read more