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Cold Night on Patrol with Mendota Police

MENDOTA – Even with temperatures approaching record lows in Illinois, the job of law enforcement continues.  WGLC Radio’s Charles Van Horn spent Wednesday night with the Mendota Police Department to experience what it is like to help the community on the coldest night of the year. 

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Local warming centers here!

The following facilities are available as warming centers:   LaSalle County Department OF Human Services 1560 First Ave Ottawa Crossbridge Community Church Building 412 – Ottawa Campus 4161 Columbus St   Illinois Valley Community Hospital 925 West St, Peru, IL 61354 *Please enter

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Extreme cold stops mail delivery

CHICAGO (AP) — You may have heard that “neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night …” will prevent mail carriers from completing their appointed rounds. But the unofficial motto of the U.S. Postal Service apparently doesn’t include the cold. Wednesday, they

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