La Salle County Newswire (Page 7)

La Salle County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for La Salle County, IL. (Page 7)

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  1. Peru man, woman face federal drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Times

    Federal authorities said last week two Peru residents were part of a 13-member drug ring, which operated between La Salle County and Chicago. Ricardo Castaneda, 31, Peru, is charged with conspiring to distribute cocaine and fentanyl.

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  2. Driver found 9 hours after Ransom area crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Times

    A Naplate man involved in a traffic crash Sunday night near Ransom, was not found by authorities until Monday morning. The La Salle County Sheriff's Office reported deputies responded at 10:34 p.m. Sunday to the scene of a two-vehicle collision on Route 170, about two miles south of Ransom and nine miles east of Streator.

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  3. 2 missing after crash near Ransom; Route 170 reopenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Times

    Two cars collided on state Route 170 south of Ransom late Sunday night, with two occupants of one of the cars believed to be missing. The La Salle County Sheriff's Office told The Times the crash is believed to not be a fatal one.

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  4. Named released of Indiana man who died after falling at Starved RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Times

    ... reports. The incident happened about 2:30 p.m. and Anderson was pronounced dead shortly after 4 p.m. by the La Salle County Coroner's Office. Advanced life support efforts were initiated, however, due to the extent of the injuries, "the patient was ...

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  5. Police 7-30-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Times

    ... content of .08 or more, improper lane usage, no valid registration and no insurance. He was taken to the La Salle County Jail. Darnel Dorsey, 45, of Streator, was arrested Friday on a La Salle County warrant for possession of a controlled substance ...

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  6. 'Aunnie's story is one of hope'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Times

    ... Ritter. On June 8, Helffrich's birthday, he carried the Special Olympics torch for a leg of its journey in La Salle County with nearly 100 people cheering him on. The torch eventually made its way to the state finals in Normal. Helffrich lives with ...

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  7. Crop and Rainfall Report: Crops responding well to the additional moistureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 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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  8. Earthquake in Ottawa? Seismic activity says noRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | The Times

    ... made to the Ottawa Police Department, according to its records office. There are sand mining operations in La Salle County, including U.S. Silica, just to the west of Ottawa. Officials there were unable to be reached by phone Thursday. A daily ...

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  9. Police 7-28-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | The Times

    ... license, improper lane usage and no insurance. Donovan S. Eddards, 36, Streator, was arrested Thursday on a La Salle County failure to appear warrant. Eddards was taken to La Salle County Jail.

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  10. Little scrutiny of prosecutor's accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Times

    ... in at least one case, liquor. The county auditor wants more scrutiny for such accounts. Most money in the La Salle County government goes through a system of checks and balances, but that's not the case with five checking accounts in the La Salle ...

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  11. Streator recognizes agriculture's impact on the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Times

    ... Ag Day is scheduled 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at City Park, beginning with a pancake breakfast offered be La Salle County Farm Bureau's Young Farmers at 8 a.m.; flea market, blacksmith showcase and antique tractor displays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; log ...

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  12. Jury finds drug defendant guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Times

    ... but previously had Chicago and Willowbrook addresses. Skerett was convicted of a drug offense in 2013 in La Salle County and given probation. However, while on probation a new drug charge was filed against him in late 2014. He was then sent to ...

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  13. Toluca man killed in Hope Township crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Times

    A 24-year-old Toluca man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday evening on East 3rd Road in Hope Township, which is in southwestern La Salle County, the La Salle County Sheriff's Office reported. Nathan D. Andrew, who was the lone person in the car, was ejected in the crash about 6:30 p.m. and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a sheriff's news release.

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  14. Biochar could clear the air in more ways than oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: Biochar could reduce local air pollution from agriculture by reducing emissions of nitric oxide from soil, according to Rice University researchers. view Biochar from recycled waste may both enhance crop growth and save health costs by helping clear the air of pollutants, according to Rice University researchers.

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  15. Lawsuit: SAFE dog questionableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Times

    ... Connecticut, but being from Oregon. In January 2013, her mother was found guilty of delivering marijuana in La Salle County Court. Larson's lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for Northern Illinois. The county hasn't responded to the ...

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  16. Crop and Rainfall Report: Crops need more moisture to reach needed levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 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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  17. Sheriff's office investigating Ottawa man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Times

    ... sheriff's office. There is an ongoing investigation into the matter, according to the sheriff's office. The La Salle County Coroner's Office and the Illinois State Crime scene services also are involved in the investigation.

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  18. Towne's request for a special prosecutor was deniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Times

    ... further. Towne couldn't be reached for comment. A court hearing was conducted July 14 on Towne's petition in La Salle County Circuit Court before Kouri, who was brought in to avoid any conflict of interest between Donnelly, Towne and local judges. ...

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  19. Religion BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Times

    Beginning 9 a.m. Sunday, July 23, the La Salle County Episcopal Ministry will celebrate a combined service for its partner congregations at St. Andrew's in the Fields, 1295 N. 2053rd Road, Grand Ridge. On this date no services will be celebrated at the other member churches.

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  20. Police 7-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Times

    ... [email protected] . Nicholas L. Lotshaw, 19, Streator, was arrested at 9:03 a.m. Thursday at his home on a La Salle County warrant for failing to appear in court for a burglary charge. He was taken to the county jail.

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