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Seneca Man Arrested on Gun Charge

SENECA – A Seneca man was arrested after a late Sunday night incident about a man allegedly pointing a gun at people.   According to the LaSalle County Sheriff’s Office before midnight Sunday they were called to the 2400 block of East 29th Road, where they took 33-year-old Daniel Feldt

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LaSalle Chews on Food Truck Recommendations

LASALLE – LaSalle City Council held public comment at Monday night’s meeting to discuss food trucks in the city. Members of the public came out to voice their opinions regarding potential amendments to ordinances that would allow food trucks. Although many expressed their support for the

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Road work near Farm Ridge on Wednesday

  FARM RIDGE – County Highway 57, also known as Red, White and Blue Bridge Road, between North 2150th Road and North 2250th Road near Farm Ridge will close from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday for a culvert replacement. Motorists should use alternative routes around the construction

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One Injured After Driveway Car Fire

MENDOTA- One person was taken to the hospital with burn injuries after a car fire Friday night in Mendota.   Around 10:30 PM Mendota Fire and EMS were called to the 1400 block of Meriden Street for a car fire in a driveway.   According to Fire Chief Rutishauser an occupant of the residence had

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US Silica to close Utica Plant

UTICA – US Silica intends to idle its Utica facility on Sunday. According Spokesman Mike Lawson, changes in customer’s buying patterns is the reason for the deactivation. The company sees limited demand in that facility, stating customers would now rather buy closer to drilling

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