Utica

Environmental
6:11 am
Fri February 7, 2014

LaSalle County Is Getting Another Sand Mine

The latest project was approved by the village of Utica. The decision could spur legal action from opponents.

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LaSalle Wildfire
4:44 pm
Tue September 11, 2012

Update: Wildfire Near Starved Rock Is Out

Fire officials say a wildfire in LaSalle County is no longer burning. The situation caused road closures Tuesday and prompted warnings for people with breathing difficulties.


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Residents React
3:24 pm
Wed May 19, 2004

Utica Tornado

Utica, IL – Eight people were killed by the tornado that swept through Utica on April 20th. Rescue teams using heavy equipment and shovels found the last of the victims in the rubble of a restaurant that collapsed: those who died were seeking refuge in the building's basement. WNIJ's Susan Stephens reports on how residents are beginning to cope.

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