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Motorcyclist killed in crash in Newark

NEWARK – A Warrenville man was killed in a crash in Kendall County on Monday. According to the Illinois State Police, they were called to the intersection IL Route 71 and Ottawa Road just after 3 p.m. for a crash. Police say, 58-year-old Peter Dudak was riding a BMW motorcycle, traveling

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City of Peru’s firework schedule

  All events are on Water Street and start at 5:00 PM Peru Parks and Recreation will have a family fun area with 5 bounce houses with attendants. The area is located on the grassy hill on the north side of Water Street east of the Peru Electric Department. Food Vendors will be at the corner

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City Starts Stronger Cigarettes Statutes

LASALLE – LaSalle City Council voted to accept an ordinance amending the City Code regulating the sale of cigarettes at Monday night’s city council meeting. City Attorney James McPhedran explained that this would bring the city in line with the recent state statutes that would raise the

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Annual ordinances passed in Mendota

MENDOTA – Two annual ordinances were passed in Mendota. At Monday nights city council meeting, a prevailing wage ordinance and annual appropriations ordinances were passed. According to City Clerk Emily McConville, the prevailing wage ordinance is a state mandate providing a list of hourly

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