Area history, Sept. 8, 2018

Area history, Sept. 8, 2018

Today is Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. Here are local news reports from 100, 50 and 15 years ago:

In 1918, the Bondville Electric Light Company directors debated raising rates.

In 1968, 1,500 people attended a carnival at Tolono's West Side Park.

In 2003, Judge J.G. Townsend proposed hiring two more full-time public defenders and doing away with the contracts then held by four local attorneys to represent indigent clients.

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