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Utica Officer Struck By Vehicle Monday Night

UTICA – A Utica Police Officer was struck by a vehicle while conducting a traffic stop Monday night. The LaSalle County Sheriff’s Office reports that around 9:45 p.m. an officer for the village of Utica was near

Rotary Park Expansion Proposed

LASALLE – The city of LaSalle approved a petition to apply for a grant to expand Rotary Park through the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.  The Open Space Lands Acquisition and Development Program is a state-financed grant

Woman driving go-kart killed in crash

MARENGO, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a woman driving a go-kart on a rural northern Illinois road was killed when hit from behind by a car. The McHenry County sheriff’s department says the crash happened Saturday night