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Winter storm could impact travel Wednesday

OTTAWA – A band of heavy snow with accumulation as heavy as one inch per hour is forecast for parts of North Central Illinois starting tonight through Thursday. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning in effect from 8 PM this evening through 6 PM Wednesday, with ...Read more

Residents displaced after Streator apartment fire

STREATOR – Residents were displaced after a smokey fire in an apartment in Streator on Saturday.   The Streator and Grand Ridge Fire Departments were called to the 200 block of South Bloomington Street around 4:30 PM for a house fire that may have individuals in the upstairs apartment.  ...Read more

Streator garage complete loss after Friday fire

STREATOR – A garage was a complete loss after a fire Friday in Streator.   The Streator Fire Department say they were called to the 300 block of East First Street around 3 PM and found the structure fully involved.  It took 15 minutes to extinguish the blaze, which had collapsed the roof ...Read more