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Colchester Police Department

Rich Egger

The city of Colchester is still deciding how to replace Police Chief David Bland, who retired at the end of August. The issue is generating a good deal of debate in the western Illinois community.

Rich Egger

Bonnie Skripps, President of the Humane Society of McDonough County, said the group does fundraising "all the time." The organization decided to use some of the cash it raised to buy infrared thermometers for law enforcement agencies in the county.