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Close to 4,000 Covid 19 Statewide Today

Close to 4,000 Covid 19 Statewide Today

It’s another big covid 19 number from The Illinois Health Department of Health today.  Officials are reporting 3,866 new cases of COVID-19 today along with 21 deaths. The Kankakee County Health Department didn’t update COVID numbers yesterday or yet today.  Iroquois County reported 7 new cases and no new fatalities.   Ford County didn’t file a…Read More »

Rabid Bat Found in Peotone Home

Rabid Bat Found in Peotone Home

A rabid bat has been found at a home in Peotone.  Will County Animal Control says the bat was discovered in a house in the 300 block of 3rd Street on April 10 th.  Two women and two cats were in the house at the time and may have been exposed.  The residents are following up…Read More »

Watseka Fire Chief Retiring

Watseka Fire Chief Retiring

After 24 years with the Watseka Fire Department, Chief Tim Ketchum is calling it a career.  Ketchum told the Watseka City Council Public Safety Committee this week that he will be stepping down as of June 30 th.   Then the outgoing chief negotiated a raise for the fire fighters he leaves behind.  After pointing out fire…Read More »

BBCHS Begin Search for New Superintendent

BBCHS Begin Search for New Superintendent

Bradley Bourbonnais Community High School Board this week hired a consulting firm to find a replacement for outgoing Superintendent Scott Wakeley.  After 8 years on the job at BBCHS, Wakeley is moving on to serve in a similar capacity at Homewood Flossmoor High School.  The board chose BWP an Associates of Libertyville to lead the…Read More »

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