La Salle County Newswire (Page 4)

La Salle County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for La Salle County, IL. (Page 4)

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  1. Police 6-2-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | The Times

    ... . Austin Knottek, 19, Ottawa, was arrested Thursday in the 300 block of West Lafayette Street on a La Salle County failure to appear warrant. Knottek posted $475 and was released. Stephanie J. Zandstra, 35, Sheridan, was arrested at 9:40 a.m. ...

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  2. Long backs limits to cash seizuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | The Times

    ... other assets. The Senate voted 56-0 for the bill this week; it is headed to the House. For four years, then-La Salle County State's Attorney Brian Towne led a drug unit known as SAFE that seized hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash without ...

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  3. Saturday pro wrestling show will benefit tornado reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | The Times

    "Wrestle Wars 2," a professional wrestling show that will donate to Ottawa and Naplate relief efforts, will begin at 6:05 p.m. Saturday, June 3, at the Streator Family YMCA, 710 Oakley Ave. Tickets for the event will be $10 for front row , $9 for second row and $8 for all other seats. Proceeds will benefit United Way of Eastern La Salle County in its efforts to help tornado victims recover and rebuild.

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  4. Lanes reopened for Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Times

    ... however, remain in place during the holiday weekend. Work zone speed limits remain in effect, where posted. LA SALLE COUNTY U.S. 6, west of Marseilles; one lane open, controlled by signals. Route 251, north of Illinois River; lane reductions.

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  5. Georgia man arrested in Ottawa after fleeingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Times

    Christopher L. Pumo, 31, of Conyers, Ga., nearly ran a La Salle County deputy off the road at about 3:02 a.m. Thursday, according to a press release from the sheriff's office. Deputies attempted a traffic stop on Pumo's vehicle northwest of Ottawa at East 15th Road, about a half mile south of North 30th Road.

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  6. Scorecard casts doubt on Kinzinger's promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Times

    ... to The Associated Press. Until the vote on the bill, Kinzinger, whose 16th Congressional District includes La Salle County, had listed himself as undecided. The legislation was seen as dead on arrival in the Senate, where members promised to start ...

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  7. Relay campsite choice meeting set for May 31Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Times

    The La Salle County Relay For Life committee will host a campsite choice meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 31, in the Lions Club shelter adjacent to Hickory Street in Streator City Park. Teams will choose campsite locations and receive important information regarding the 20th La Salle County Relay for Life event set for Friday, June 9, and Saturday, June 10. The team participation T-shirts, for those team members who have qualified by raising their $100 requirement, also will be available to team captains.

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  8. PHOTOS: Elephant rides and circus protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Times

    Ottawa residents Lucy Cook, 10; Heidi Cook, 8; Bianca Sipula, 11; and Alexis Halterman, 11, pass out informational pamphlets Thursday outside the Carson & Barnes Circus at the La Salle County 4-H Fairgrounds in Ottawa. "We are here spreading awareness of the mistreatment of animals in traveling circuses," Sipula's mom, Nicole O'Shea , said of the peaceful demonstration.

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  9. Midwife pioneer Bradish honored at conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Times

    ... specialists. Mary Bradish is well known within the medical community as a midwifery pioneer not only in La Salle County, but also across the state. She paved the way for many midwives, who have followed in her footsteps, said Certified Nursing ...

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  10. Deputy headed to 'car vs. rock' callRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Times

    Shortly before 10:30 a.m. Dec. 26, La Salle County Sheriff's Deputy Terry Puckett was traveling north in a sheriff's pickup truck on East First Road with his emergency lights activated, according to state police. Puckett proceeded through a stop sign at North 46th Road, colliding with an eastbound pickup truck driven by Martin Quest, police said.

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  11. Dana to release butterflies for Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Times

    Each year, residents in the village of Dana in La Salle County's panhandle gather at their Main Street to honor their veterans from the Civil War to present conflicts. Monday, the village has planned a monarch butterfly release.

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  12. Jail 5-24Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Times

    The following is provided by the La Salle County Sheriff's Office, listing those processed at the jail, with their age, day of processing and pending charge : Breiana D. Herrera, 23, Ottawa, Tuesday, aggravated fleeing of police, leaving the scene of an accident with vehicle damage, failing to report accident to police and failing to appear in court.

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  13. CLUB - Ottawa GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Times

    ... Troop and Shelly McConville. The group had six guests. The speaker was Warren Norris, past president of the La Salle County Bee Keepers Association. His topic was "Bees: What's the Buzz?" Bees pollinate 80 percent of all fruit and vegetable crops in ...

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  14. New prosecutor needed in juror harassment caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Times

    ... out of custody on $10,000 cash bond. Thompson requested an outside prosecutor be brought in to replace the La Salle County State's Attorney's Office, to avoid the appearance of impropriety. Circuit Judge Cynthia Raccuglia granted the request in ...

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  15. Will County drug investigation leads to MarseillesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Times

    Dorothy H. Stergiou, 32, Marseilles, was arrested Thursday at her home on complaints of possession of cocaine with intent to deliver and trying to destroy evidence. She was taken to the La Salle County Jail, needing $200,000 cash to make bond.

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  16. Tri-DENT makes cocaine bustRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Times

    ... took place at about 4:20 p.m. Monday in a parking lot in the 3000 block of north Route 71 in Ottawa. The La Salle County Sheriff's Office also took part in the arrest. Trevino was taken to the La Salle County Jail, needing $100,000 cash to make ...

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  17. Deputy was responding to single-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Times

    For months, authorities declined to say where a La Salle County sheriff's deputy was heading when he was involved in a crash that resulted in a man's death. In an interview Monday, Sheriff Tom Templeton said Deputy Terry Puckett was responding to a car that had "run up on some rocks" about a mile or so within La Salle County's limits from where Puckett crashed into a Lee County man's truck.

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  18. Mendota man dies in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Times

    The La Salle County Sheriff's Office reported Michael Abel was driving a pickup north on East Fourth Road, when he entered a ditch, hit a culvert and a tree, then rolled several times. The 37-year-old Abel died at the scene.

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  19. Police 5-21-17Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | The Times

    ... operating a motor vehicle with no valid insurance. Louis Pitts, 37, of Ottawa, was arrested Saturday on a La Salle County warrant for domestic battery. He was taken to La Salle County Jail. Streator firefighters responded to a report of electrical ...

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  20. The Starved Rock for Ottawa': Dayton Bluffs Preserve grand openingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | The Times

    With those in attendance forming a circle, Native American Joseph Standing Bear, president of the Midwest SOARRING Foundation, gives the blessing during the grand opening ceremony Saturday at Dayton Bluffs Preserve in Ottawa. Brook McDonald , president and CEO of the Conservation Foundation, and Ottawa Commissioner James Less track an eagle that flew over the Dayton Bluffs Preserve during the grand opening Saturday afternoon.

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