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Ottawa men facing heroin charges

  OTTAWA – The Tri-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team have arrested two Ottawa men on charges related to an ongoing investigation of heroin sales.  They say on June 25th 34-year-old Shaun D. McCague and 24-year-old James M. Casey-Wiggins were taken into custody.  TRIDENT alleges

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Leland 4th of July parade still on

LELAND – An all vehicle parade will be a part of how Leland celebrates Independence Day.   American Legion Post 570 announced that the parade will be at 9:30 AM on July 4th.  They say participants may enter a car, truck, golf cart, motorcycle, float, or other vehicles.  If you are

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IDPH reports 869 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – 36 additional deaths from complications related to COVID-19 were reported by the Illinois Department of Public Health on Thursday. The IDPH also announced 869 additional deaths. There have now been 144,882 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic with 6,987 deaths.

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