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No Sale

No Sale

Kankakee police are looking for a man who alleged pulled a knife on a woman Tuesday in the 1900 block of South Schuyler Ave.  The victim says the two were discussing the sale of a trailer when she began to walk away from the deal.  That’s when, she tells police, he put the knife against…Read More »

Day Two of Kendrick Murder Trial

Day Two of Kendrick Murder Trial

The murder trial for 27 year old Dannie Kendrick Jr. of Kankakee continued Wednesday in Kankakee County Court.  Kendrick is charged in the 2011 shooting death of Joe Buckner the 3rd. in a robbery gone bad.    In opening statements Tuesday the state laid out its case saying Kendrick and his cousin.  The two had initially…Read More »

Low Lying Flooding

Low Lying Flooding

With the heavy rains that fell across the area last night the possibility of low lying flooding has returned. As you get up and get moving this Thursday morning you may come across some places where the water has crossed the roadway.  If you come across that the best thing to do is turn around…Read More »

Accident Closes I-65

Accident Closes I-65

I-65 near Fair Oaks was closed for hours this morning when Indiana State police say a semi overturned and spilled its load of scrap steel across all lanes.  The driver suffered minor injuries.  No other vehicles were involved.  No word yet on what caused the big rig to overturn.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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