Police, FBI Ask For Help From The Public After They Say Girl Was Kidnapped In Peru, IllinoisPolice and the FBI were asking for help from the public Monday night in finding a teenage girl they say was kidnapped in the LaSalle County city of Peru.
Suspect In Sheridan, Illinois Double Homicide Held On $5 Million BondPolice said the neighbor looked through a window and saw the victim’s mother on the floor bleeding. Officers arrived at the house in Sheridan, Illinois, just 3 to 4 miles away from Johnson’s house, and found that both parents had been fatally shot.
Police Arrest Woman's Ex-Husband Suspected In Killing Her ParentsA neighbor found the bodies of the woman's parents.
Suspect, Donald Fredres, In Custody After 2 Fatally Shot In Sheridan, Illinois HomeA man suspected in a double homicide, in Sheridan, Illinois, has been taken into custody.
Mother Of LaSalle County Teen Who Committed Suicide, Other Parents Sue Over COVID-19 Restrictions On High School Sports, ActivitiesThe mother of a LaSalle County teenager who committed suicide is among five parents suing Gov. JB Pritzker and the Illinois High School Association over COVID-19 restrictions.
LaSalle Veterans' Home Administrator Fired After 25% Of Residents Died Of COVID“We will do everything possible to safeguard the lives of our heroes. Let us make no mistake: these tragic losses serve as a stark and painful example of what happens when community spread is rampant.” Gov. JB Pritzker said.
3 Patients, All Fighting To Stay Alive, Have Also Fought To Keep Intensive Nursing Care After Insurance Companies Took It AwayJeff Lane been fighting to stay alive for nearly two decades – but after years of intensive nursing care, his insurance company was taking it all away.
Ransomware Attack Renders LaSalle County Government Computers UnusableHackers looking to score cash are now targeting the government in LaSalle County, Illinois.
Mendota Teachers On Strike, Talks With School Board Resume WednesdayThe teachers staged a rally Sunday, calling on the board to meet again, so their 1,100 students can return to class.
Millington Bridge Closed For Repair For Almost Two Years, Leaving Drivers With 14-Mile DetourThe closure of a bridge in Millington, Illinois, is more than an inconvenience for people in the river town. Those who live and work there says it's costing them big. And when it will be fixed is still anybody's guess.
Motorists Stranded On U.S. 6 Near Princeton, Illinois Heavy snow left motorists stranded in western Illinois, forcing police to use snowmobiles to rescue people trapped in their cars.
Doctor Who Dispensed Drugs For Sex Sentenced To PrisonThe doctor admitted he had illegally prescribed oxycodone and Xanax to a patient whom he knew would sell the pills on the black market and then shared the profits with him.
Several People Injured In Horse Drawn Carriage AccidentOne man who was nearby with this daughter saw a woman trapped under the carriage and raced over to pull her out.
Skydiver, 68, Killed After Parachute Becomes TangledA 68-year-old skydiver has been killed after his parachute apparently tangles over a field in LaSalle County.
Former Sheriff's Deputy Captured After LaSalle County ManhuntLowell “Max” Ambler surrendered peacefully around 8:45 a.m. Thursday, after entering a friend’s home in Earlville more than an hour earlier.