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Man Shot This Morning in Kankakee

Man Shot This Morning in Kankakee

A man was shot early today in the 100 block of North Hunter in Kankakee.  Police say they were called to the area about 4:30 this morning and found a man on the ground, unconscious.  Police only identify the victim as a male, about 45 years old.  There is no word on his condition and…Read More »

Young Crash Victim Dies

Young Crash Victim Dies

One of two young boys severely injured in a crash on Rt.1 and 4000 north road a week ago today (Thursday) has died, that’s according to the families Facebook Page. 11 year old Tanner Carlos of Bourbonnais was in the backseat of a Volkswagen Beetle that had stopped on Rt. 1, waiting to turn, when…Read More »

Watseka Arrest

Watseka Arrest

Watseka Police report an arrest after an investigation into some recent thefts in the area. Reports say 35-year-old Lacy A. Freehill of Watseka was arrested Tuesday and charged with residential burglary, three counts of theft, burglary to a motor vehicle and possession of a controlled substance. Watseka Police say the arrest was the result of…Read More »

HEARTLAND VIRUS DETECTED

HEARTLAND VIRUS DETECTED

THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH CONFIRMS THE PRESENCE OF A RARE TICK-BORNE VIRUS IN ILLINOIS. THE HEARTLAND VIRUS FIRST POPPED UP LAST YEAR WHEN A PERSON IN KANKAKEE COUNTY TESTED POSITIVE, AND NOW TICKS FROM THAT AREA APPEAR TO BE CARRYING THE VIRUS. PUBLIC HEALTH’S SAMANTHA DEBOSIK SAYS IF YOU GET BITTEN BY A…Read More »

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