La Salle County Newswire (Page 10)

La Salle County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for La Salle County, IL. (Page 10)

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  1. 10 seniors running for Ottawa harriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Times

    Hannah Schilling, shown here finishing fourth in last year's La Salle County Cross Country Meet, returns for the 2017 Lady Pirates. Hannah Schilling, shown here finishing fourth in last year's La Salle County Cross Country Meet, returns for the 2017 Lady Pirates.

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  2. Homemaker of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Times

    Dawn Ahearn is the recipient of the 2017 Homemaker of the Year award, presented at the La Salle County Home and Community Extension 99th annual meeting in June. Ahearn has been a member of The Handy Homemakers HCE Unit for 34 years.

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  3. Voters best served with wide, level playing fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Times

    THUMBS UP TOa diversity of opinions. You don't have to agree with the tea party's political beliefs to appreciate the La Salle County chapter's goal last week when it scheduled a forum for candidates who intend to mount primary campaigns in the 16th Illinois Congressional District, then made sure to invite people who identify as Democrats and Republicans.

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  4. Streator official's ouster unusualRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Times

    ... a state with tens of thousands of officials and government employees subject to the filing requirement. In La Salle County, Chief Deputy Clerk Lori Bongartz, a 29-year employee in the clerk's office, said she knew of no examples in La Salle County ...

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  5. Picture This: Recent photos highlighted by Times photographersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Times

    ... paradegoer during last Sunday's Grand Ridge Community Fest parade. Justin Gerdovich, of Deer Park, rides the La Salle County Republican float with his dog Maicy in Sunday's Grand Ridge Community Fest parade. Photographer Olivia Partin, 10, of ...

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  6. 6 months later: Chapel owner describes restoration experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Times

    ... after being broken in the February tornado. The tornado of Tuesday, Feb. 28, won't soon be forgotten in La Salle County - especially by Ottawa Wedding Chapel owners Dr. Doug and Jill Troissant. The Troissants, who have owned and operated the ...

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  7. Mendota crow tests positive for West NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Times

    A crow from Mendota tested positive for West Nile virus, according to a report from the La Salle County Health Department. The bird was collected and tested Aug. 21. In July, mosquitoes collected from La Salle tested positive for the virus.

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  8. Police 8-25-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Times

    ... . Alexander Soto, 58, listed as homeless, was arrested Friday on Superior Street near Fulton Street on a La Salle County warrant for unlawful presence in a school zone. Soto was taken to La Salle County Jail. Ismael E. Davila, 43, Ottawa, was ...

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  9. Marseilles woman dies following traffic crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The Times

    A Marseilles woman was pronounced dead at a Peru hospital following a single-vehicle crash Thursday on U.S. 6 in Utica Township. Jerilyn Bilyeu, 50, suffered fatal injuries after her car left the roadway for unknown reasons, according to a La Salle County Coroner's press release.

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  10. Murderer's accomplice parolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Times

    ... g in the Department of Corrections' Parole District Two, which takes in most of Northern Illinois, including La Salle County.

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  11. Porn defendants plead guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Times

    Richard D. Rodrick, 58, Streator, pleaded guilty Thursday in La Salle County Circuit Court to child pornography. He was charged earlier this summer and has been in custody since.

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  12. Police 8-24Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Times

    ... Thursday in the 1500 block of West Madison Street on a complaint of domestic battery. Hammad was taken to La Salle County Jail. Alyssa Morris, 19, of Streator, was arrested at 6:51 p.m. Wednesday in the 2400 block of North Bloomington Street on a La ...

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  13. Sheriff's deputy put on leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | The Times

    La Salle County Sheriff's Cpl. Douglas Pastirik has been put on administrative leave with pay for more than a month, but officials are not saying why.

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  14. COLUMN: Different views on Black Lives MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | The Times

    ... sparked a lot of opposition. In recent parades, including those in Grand Ridge and Mendota recently, the La Salle County Republican Party has featured an old military troop transport truck with signs for GOP candidates and symbols of the military ...

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  15. Talking Points: Public employees had little interest in last partial solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | The Times

    ... over the memorial. Let's hope this important memorial is better maintained in the future. The memory of the La Salle County men listed on the memorial plaza plaque and all those who served in "'Nam" deserve no less. Driver's license renewal time ...

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  16. 'My little city inside the city of Ottawa'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | The Times

    ... on a paper on sexual assaults and asked Zeglis if he could help. He was able to get some statistics from the La Salle County State's Attorney's Office and the student used them in her paper. "She came back and said, 'I got an A!' " he said. "In my ...

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  17. Labor of Love application deadline extended to Sept. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | The Times

    ... of their lives and have been physically and financially able to repair their homes. United Way of Eastern La Salle County is seeking applications from homeowners who need assistance in repairing and restoring their homes. Labor of Love provides free ...

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  18. Crop and Rainfall Report: As harvest nears, big numbers could be aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | The Times

    The Crop and Rainfall Report runs each week during the growing season. Information is submitted by La Salle County Farm Bureau members.

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  19. County balks at document request in SAFE suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | The Times

    La Salle County doesn't want to give certain material to plaintiffs in the federal lawsuit against the now-defunct State's Attorney's Felony Enforcement Unit. Alyssa Larson, of Torrington, Conn., and Jeffrey R. Straker, of Nevada City, Calif., filed suit June 2 in U.S. District Court for Northern Illinois, saying their constitutional rights were violated during SAFE traffic stops.

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  20. Our View: Monday will be a 'cool day' in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | The Times

    Monday, in La Salle County, the moon will obstruct about 90 percent of the sun. The eclipse, which moves west to east, begins at 11:52 a.m. and ends at 2:47 p.m., with the peak from 1:20 to 1:22 p.m. Every so many years, a partial eclipse is visible in Illinois, but a total, darkness-upon-the-Earth eclipse like the one coming Aug. 21? The last one was Aug. 7, 1869, and before that, you have to travel back a few more centuries to July 7, 1442 .

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