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SANDWICH – The Plano Police are looking to locate a 75-year-old woman who was last seen at a Sandwich restaurant. Myrna Hupach went to Star 34 Restaurant Monday ...Read more
LOSTANT – A motorcyclist was seriously injured when his tire blew out on I-39. According to State Police, around 3:15 Saturday afternoon, 32 year old Johnny Nidiffer, of Canton, was injured between Tonica and Lostant on I-39. Police say Nidiffer was riding his 2006 Harley Davidson Ultra ...Read more
OTTAWA – Warm weather brings more activity to bat populations in Illinois, and with that the greater chance of an encounter of one with rabies. Bats are the primary carriers of rabies in Illinois, and a bat from Leland recently tested positive for the disease. The LaSalle County Health ...Read more
MENDOTA – A car and a motorcycle collided north of Mendota Saturday leaving one man dead. In a release by the LaSalle County Coroner authorities were called around noon to the intersection of North 46th Road and 251. A lifeflight helicopter was called to the scene, however, the driver of ...Read more
HENNEPIN – Mendota is not a “Hot Spot” of suspicious vehicle activity, nor is any other community in the area. A call about a vehicle in a driveway someone was concerned about on Saturday in Putnam County has caused numerous calls to law enforcement over what the department calls a ...Read more
OTTAWA – Skydive Chicago in Ottawa is attempting another world-record Monday. 200 men and women across the globe will gather in Ottawa to jump from 19,000 feet to achieve a new vertical skydiving record. According to Skydive Chicago’s director Rook Nelson, in 2015, 164 people ...Read more
SANDWICH – A woman allegedly took a puppy from a parked vehicle in Sandwich Saturday Morning. According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office a puppy was in a van parked outside of a church on South County Line Road. The owner of the puppy said the windows were down and the animal ...Read more
OTTAWA – OSF HealthCare has continued to expand women’s health services in Ottawa. OSF HealthCare Medical Group Obstetrics/Gynecology – Ottawa office, newly opened this past April, is now offering a Maternal-Fetal Medicine clinic.
Maternal-Fetal Medicine is a subspecialty of Obstetrics and ...Read more
MORRIS – A man died from an apparent medical condition while working on his car before a race Friday night at the Grundy County Speedway.
In a release Saturday the Grundy County Coroner states that 44-year-old Jason Parrott of Crete had been warming up his race car when it had engine ...Read more
STREATOR – A car was taken and items were stolen from a car dealership in Streator sometime late Wednesday or early Thursday. In a release by the Streator Police Department Friday, a business in the 1400 block of North Bloomington Street had been entered and items were taken, along with a ...Read more