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Names Released in Deadly Dwight Fire

DWIGHT – The names of two men who died after a fire Wednesday in a multi-family home in Dwight have been released. According to the Livingston County Coroner 46-year-old Guy Ralph Sassinger and 42-year-old Chad David Weber, both residents of the 100 block of South Union Street perished.

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Two Dead After Dwight House Fire

DWIGHT – Two men are dead after a fire early Wednesday in a multi-family home in Dwight. According to the Dwight Fire Department they responded to a fire in the 100 block of South Union Street. Upon arrival, crews found the home heavily involved. Two male victims were found inside the

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IVCC Students to Stage Walk-Out Thursday

OGLESBY – A group of Illinois Valley Community College students is organizing a peaceful, 17-minute “walk-out” on campus at noon Thursday  in honor of the 17 students and staff killed in the Parkland, Fla., tragedy. The event is not an officially sponsored college event, and per the

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