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Authorities warn of farm equipment GPS thefts

MORRIS – Farmers are being warned to lock up their storage buildings due to an increase of thefts of GPS units from farm machinery.  The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating multiple thefts around Grundy County. Agriculture equipment uses GPS systems that are ...Read more

Body of missing Skokie man found in Illinois River

UTICA – The body of a missing Skokie man was recovered from the Illinois River Saturday. The Illinois Conservation Police were notified on Thursday that a vehicle was left at the boat launch area of Starved Rock State Park. According to Sgt. Phillip Wire of the Illinois Conservation Police, ...Read more