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American Legion in Streator to be awarded facade grant

STREATOR – The American Legion in Streator is to be awarded a facade grant on Wednesday. The city council plans to award just over $12,000 to the American Legion to make some replacements and installations. A special mural is also planned to depict military heroes. Artist Eugene Davis,

City of LaSalle awarded $500,000 grant for sewer separation

LASALLE – The city of LaSalle was awarded a grant to help separate sewers on the east side of town. Monday night, Economic Development Director Katheryn Koyak says the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity awarded the city $500,000 through a Community Development Block

School districts in LaSalle, Bureau counties awarded library grants

UNDATED – More than 680 Illinois school districts, including those in LaSalle and Bureau counties, will benefit from grants towards school libraries. Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White awarded over 1.2 million in the FY 辽宁体彩网 School District Library Grant Program. School

Streator and Grand Ridge recipients of library grant

STREATOR – More than 680 Illinois school districts, including Streator and Grand Ridge will benefit from grants towards school libraries. Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White awarded over 1.2 million in the FY 辽宁体彩网 School District Library Grant Program. Streator Elementary

New officer welcomes to Peru PD

PERU – One more police officer will be patrolling the streets of Peru. On Monday, Peru Mayor Scott Harl swore in and welcomed William Sommer to the Peru Police Department. According to Harl, prior to the new position, he served at Tonica and Spring Valley departments as well as the Putnam

Pritzker requested resignation from Department of Ag Director

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Agriculture’s Director resigned, effective yesterday. According to a released by Governor J.B. Pritzker’s administration, he requested Director John Sullivan’s resignation this weekend due to being disturbed that the then-Senator