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State Police Investigating Death of Inmate at Whiteside County Jail

The Illinois State Police (ISP) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) is assisting the Whiteside County Sheriff’s office with a death investigation involving a Whiteside County Jail inmate which occurred on Monday. According to State Police Investigators, on Monday the ISP was requested by the Whiteside County Sheriff’s office to investigate the death of a Whiteside…read more »

Police Fatal Accident

Mendota Woman Succumbs to Injuries From Crash

On Sunday July 26th at 10pm the Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle collision at Welland Rd and Rt. 251 in West Brooklyn. According to Deputies 67 year old Richard Foster from Mendota was southbound on Rt. 251 when he struck a stopped vehicle occupied by 67 year old Denise Pennington, also from…read more »

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Peoria Avenue Bridge in Dixon Closed for This Week

The Dixon Public Works Department says Peoria Avenue Bridge will be closed (8/10) to accommodate the milling, paving and striping of North Peoria Avenue. Businesses located on N. Peoria Ave. will remain open to customers via Boyd St.  Construction in this area will be finished on Friday (8/14).read more »

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