Local Headlines

Andersen Sentenced to 60 Years

HENNEPIN- Clifford Andersen, who is convicted of the concealment and murder of Deborah Dewey, was sentenced to 60 years for murder and  five years for concealment during a hearing Thursday afternoon. Andersen spoke before sentencing at the Putnam County Courthouse saying that he “has heard so

Continue Reading »

Vehicle Crashes into Bank

MALTA – A semi truck caused a vehicle to crash into a bank in Dekalb County on Tuesday. Illinois State Police and Dekalb Sheriffs were called before 9AM for a reported collision on Route 38 in Malta, involving a fully loaded semi truck. Police say 18-year-old David Rivera of Belvidere was

Continue Reading »

Streator City Park Burglar Arrested

STREATOR – A man was arrested for a burglary in Streator on Monday. Illinois State Police say 48-year-old Alonzo Kyles of Streator was arrested at Streator City Park for a reported burglary to a building located on the grounds. An Illinois State Police Master Sergeant was in the area when

Continue Reading »