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Boy Claims Abuse at Foster Home

Boy Claims Abuse at Foster Home

The biological mother of a child currently in foster care called Kankakee police Thursday after during a visit with the boy he allegedly complained of mental and physical abuse at his foster home in the 900 block of South Wildwood.  Police say they were able to see small marks on the boy’s arms and back…Read More »

Two Arrested for Soliciting without Permits

Two Arrested for Soliciting without Permits

City police arrested two men Thursday for soliciting without a permit and resisting arrest.  The two were at an apartment complex in the 1100 block of West Jeffery claiming to work for an energy company.  When asked by the property manager for their permits they reportedly cussed her out, but were still in the parking…Read More »

Missing Boy Found Safe

Missing Boy Found Safe

A 7 year old boy is safe and sound after going missing Thursday afternoon about 2:30 at Channahon State Park.  Police were called and multiple agency’s then initiated a search for the youngster.  He wasn’t missing too long, Channahon police say the boy was located about 45 minutes later unharmed. Police did not say where…Read More »

Roberts, Illinois Home Fire Update

Roberts, Illinois Home Fire Update

We have an update today on a home fire in Roberts, Illinois that we first told you about yesterday.  The home was fully engulfed in flames when fire fighters arrived in the 200 block of Hickory Drive late Thursday morning.   The State Fire Marshals Office say their investigation leads them to believe the blaze was…Read More »

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Oak Ridge Boys at the Newton County Pun’kin Vine Fair

The Newton County Fair and Fair Oaks Farms are happy to announce that the Oak Ridge Boys will be performing at the Newton County Pun’kin Vine Fair in Kentland, Indiana, on Saturday, July 20th at 8 pm CST. Don’t miss your chance to see this iconic country act at the Newton County Pun’kin Vine Fair.…

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