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15th Annual Edible Car Contest, Wednesday at IVCC

OGLESBY – Rev-up your engines for Illinois Valley Community College’s 15th annual Edible Car Contest this Wednesday. Racing and judging will begin around noon in the cafeteria. Last year, there were 66 entries with 38 cars created by students from 5 high schools and two junior highs. ...Read more

No injuries in Friday Washington Street fire

STREATOR – No injuries were reported after a Friday night fire in Streator. According to the Streator Fire Department, they were called to the 100 block of Washington Street for an electrical fire in the ceiling of a home. Crews arrived within five minutes and quickly extinguished the ...Read more