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  1. Condon 45th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Times

    Edward and Jean Condon of Ransom will be celebrating their 45th Wedding Anniversary. They were married June 26, 1971 at Sacred Heart in Kinsman.

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  2. In the Classroom - Bradley UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | The Times

    The following local students graduated May 14 from Bradley University in Peoria: Sadie Salsman, of Ottawa, and Brianna Lucas, of Streator, Doctor of Physical Therapy; Cordelia Murphy, of Marseilles, Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude; Lauren Aubry, of Marseilles, summa cum laude, Annaleah Emm, of Ransom, and Jessica Heinz, of Streator, Bachelor of Science; Robert Young Jr., of Streator, Bachelor of Science in construction; and Andrew Varland, of Marseilles, Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering.

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  3. #TBT Gallery remembers the Paddock familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Daily Herald

    ... The only excuse a newspaper has for its existence he said, "is the community service it can give." Stuart Ransom Paddock Jr. is credited with transforming the Daily Herald from a group of small-town weeklies into one of the largest, most successful ...

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  4. Looking to make a big splashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Times

    ... "I wanted to get some quality bands to have on a consistent basis," said Nick LeRoy, a Bloomington resident and Ransom native who is booking bands for Dockside. "We really wanted to show diversity. It's going to be diverse all summer." The first act ...

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  5. About Town: St. Patrick May Crowning, First CommunionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Times

    Crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary and First Communion were celebrated at the May 1 Mass at St. Patrick Church in Ransom. The two first Communicants and children in attendance brought up flowers provided by the Altar and Rosary Society to the Blessed Virgin's Altar as the choir sang traditional hymns and college student Clara Ross crowned the Blessed Virgin.

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  6. PHOTO: Interacting with historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The Times

    ... in all the exa I give them all the credit in the world. Enforcing rules needs to be done whether it is in small town Ransom or big city Chicago. I suppose I'm confua The Constitution places strict limits on the federal government. And that is why ...

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  7. PHOTO: Celebrating the centennialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The Times

    ... in all the exa I give them all the credit in the world. Enforcing rules needs to be done whether it is in small town Ransom or big city Chicago. I suppose I'm confua The Constitution places strict limits on the federal government. And that is why ...

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  8. Sounds great. What's the catch?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Times

    The village of Ransom has sold its water system to Illinois American Water, which promises lower water bills and better water quality. Is there a catch? The village of Ransom has sold its water system to Illinois American Water, which promises lower water bills and better water quality.

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  9. Ransom: Public health at stakeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Times

    The village of Ransom has taken resident Randy Stillwell to court over his 14 chickens, which an ordinance says are prohibited within village limits. The village of Ransom has taken resident Randy Stillwell to court over his 14 chickens, which an ordinance says are prohibited within village limits.

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  10. Play ballRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Times

    ... softball team in 2001. The only year these brothers Kellen and Keegan Gassman got to play baseball together at Ransom T-ball in 2014. Trevor Mooney plays catcher for the 13-year-old Ottawa Pony League All Stars from last year when they made it to ...

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  11. Talty PolarisRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2016 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... in Streator, Ottawa, LaSalle, Utica, Pontiac, Marseilles, Seneca, Garnder, Coal City, Morris, Grand Ridge, Cornell, Ransom, Ancona, Long Point, Wenona, Varna, Dwight, Odell, Reddick, Kankakee and the surrounding areas. We proudly offer Polaris ATVs, ...

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  12. Four Leaf K9 donates to Livingston County Humane SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | The Times

    ... didn't return the phone call. We should have noted that in the story. ... Stilla First off, good for the Village of Ransom. Second, why does the paper always talk to Randy Stillwell only. He should be cleaning up his chicken crapa There is a lot to ...

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  13. Police 4-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Times

    ... Jeremy W. King, 34; and Julie M. Whelchel, 35. They were given court dates. A vehicle driven by Erica L. Reddell, 29, Ransom, hit a utility pole on North 15th Road, near East 24th Road in Otter Creek Township, at about 1:55 p.m. Monday. She was ...

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  14. $1K spent so far on Ransom chicken caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | The Times

    Some Ransom residents have asked how much it is costing the village to wage a legal battle against a board member it says is violating the local ban on chickens. Through March, the village has paid $1,288 to its law firm, Myers, Berry, O'Connor & Churney, of Streator.

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  15. Man fights to keep his chickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | The Times

    Denise Stillwell gives her chickens a snack of bread while in the coop with them on her Ransom property in January. Along with eggs, Stillwell says the chickens give her joy as pets.

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  16. PHOTOS: A tasteful fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | The Times

    A representative of Jerry's Tap from Ransom serves bread pudding and pea salad to those attending Streator's 10th annual Taste of the Town and charity auction Wednesday evening at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Streator. Proceeds from this year's event will benefit March of Dimes, Dusty Roads, Streator Ramp Builders and Streator YMCA.

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  17. Never been better to be a chickenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | The Times

    "The sky is falling, the sky is falling," cried Chicken Little as the Poultry Police in Ransom circulated through the hen house issuing deportation orders to resident chickens. An immaculately dressed man in a white linen suit exited the vehicle and walked toward the hen house.

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  18. Crest Hill woman killed in traffic crashRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Times

    A Crest Hill woman was killed in a rollover, single-vehicle crash on Route 170 near North 17th Road not far from Ransom late Saturday night. A passengers in the car, Cheryl Giacomi, 51, of Crest Hill, was pronounced dead at the scene by an official from the La Salle County Coroner's Office.

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  19. Fatal crash reported in Ransom areaRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2015 | The Times

    One person was reported dead in a single-vehicle crash Saturday evening near Ransom on Route 170 near North 17th Road, according to La Salle County deputies. The crash was reported at about 10:18 p.m. One other occupant was transported to St. Mary's Hospital in Streator by Ransom EMS.

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  20. Police 11-28Read the original story

    Nov 27, 2015 | The Times

    ... and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. Booth's car struck a parking semi operated by Calvin A. Hutson, of Ransom. Hutson was cited for improper parking on a roadway. Both drivers were uninjured in the crash and each were released with ...

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