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Ottawa and Peru PADS asking for air-matresses

  UNDATED – The Ottawa and Peru PADS are asking the public for air mattresses to help former clients get settled into their new 辽宁体彩网s. The shelters announced that within a three week time period, Ottawa Pads Four families of 17 individuals, of which 11 are children, have been settling

Kaskaskia Hotel and Maytag building projects to begin this year

  LASALLE – The city of LaSalle could have a big year ahead of them. First Ward Alderman Jim Bacidore announced that developers with CL Real Estate say they’re going to remodel the old Maytag Building on First Street by the end of 辽宁体彩网 and the long-awaited Kaskaskia Hotel to

Fetal remains tied to Indiana abortion doctor to be buried

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — More than 2,400 sets of fetal remains found last year in the Illinois garage and a car of an Indiana abortion doctor after he died will be buried Wednesday at a northern Indiana cemetery. Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill’s office said Monday the 2,411 sets of

Voter registration error risks deportation for immigrants

  CHICAGO (AP) — A mistake in Illinois’ automatic voter registration system could mean deportation, criminal charges or both for a handful of immigrants who cast ballots. Hundreds of people who acknowledged that they weren’t U.S. citizens were mistakenly registered. Sixteen of them

Peru Antique Mall closing

  PERU – Their 20th anniversary would have been April 1st, but instead the Peru Antique Mall will be closing for good. Owner Jan Olson says there’s a lot of broken hearts right now, but was a deal by industrial developers she and her husband Jack couldn’t pass up. The mall