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home : news : north central illinois   February 26, 2015 

Spinouts, jackknifed truck reported on highways
County and state police still have been responding to a few accidents on highways throughout North Central Illinois this morning after snow fell across the region.
Thursday, February 26, 2015

Fans of Larry and Moe sad after death of beloved mule
Animal lover Corinne Bruno of La Salle was saddened to hear the news that Larry the Mule, one of the mules that plodded along the towpath pulling the La Salle Canal Boat, died earlier this month.
Thursday, February 26, 2015

Edible car races blend engineering, sausage, fun
Whitewall tires? No thanks. I’d rather take a bite off one of the Lifesaver candy tires attached to a spaghetti axle at the Illinois Valley Community College’s Edible Food Car Challenge yesterday.
Thursday, February 26, 2015

Two of three accused in pot seizures get out on bail

A Colorado man posted $10,000 to be released from Bureau County Jail, but he is not allowed to leave the state of Illinois.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Church accepts clothing donations for fire victims
After a house fire Tuesday, an Earlville family is receiving assistance from a local church and the Red Cross.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Light snow this afternoon and tonight
National Weather Service advises that the snow beginning and ending this afternoon will be followed by more light snow throughout the evening in North Central Illinois.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Judge may let witnesses say Patterson saved eagles' lives
Steve Patterson caught a break Tuesday in his trial over whether he illegally took two eaglets: His judge ruled that witnesses might be able to testify that he saved the birds’ lives.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Corps of Engineers updates public on Marseilles dam
Work to restore a La Salle County dam that was damaged by a runaway barge accident during the flood of 2013 will start soon and be complete in 2018. A hydroelectric project going on in Marseilles downstream from the dam is separate and private. The Corps of Engineers explained it all to 50 residents Tuesday.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Tri-DENT announces two more drug busts
Tri-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team reported two more drug busts, one on Interstate 80 west of the La Salle County line, and the other at Streator.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Comptroller: If state was a business, it'd be closed
State Comptroller Leslie Munger is new on the job and wanted to meet community leaders across Illinois. She made a stop Tuesday in the Illinois Valley to introduce herself and to share her vision for the state’s finances.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Spelling bee champ did nothing extra to win
Ladd seventh-grader Jon Pelc took home the Bureau County Spelling Bee Championship Trophy on Tuesday, correctly spelling ‘bambino’ in the seventh round of competition.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Jauch on 'Outlaw Country' on WGN America tonight
The reality TV show “Outlaw Country,” featuring Spring Valley police officer Sgt. Ed Jauch, premieres at 9 p.m. tonight on WGN America.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015

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