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Red Stocking delivery help needed Saturday

Ron and Ben Henson, of Ottawa, load up a truck of Red Stocking gifts to be delivered in 2017. Since the days of the Great Depression in the early 1930s, children have been remembered at Christmas with gift packages delivered by volunteers through the Red Stocking program. That tradition will continue early Saturday, Dec. 15, when today's volunteers will be...

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Bill to clear some past marijuana convictions gets new support

A ranking member of the Illinois Senate has picked up a bill that would allow people to clear low-level marijuana convictions from their record with permission from a judge. Lawmakers decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana in 2016. When the law changed, possession of...

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Relay for Life will return to Streator City Park

The Times file Caption Cancer survivors make a lap around Streator City Park during the survivor walk as part of the 2017 American Cancer Society's La Salle County Relay for Life celebration. In 2019, the event will return Saturday, June 1, to Streator's City Park....

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