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Kinzinger Critical of the Presidents Comments

Kinzinger Critical of the Presidents Comments

Congressman Adam Kinzinger whose district includes Iroquois County has joined with other republicans in congress criticizing President Trump for weekend comments about three congresswoman of color, two born here and one a naturalized citizen. The President tweeting they should go back to their country’s and help fix their totally broken crime infested places from which…Read More »

Suit Settlement in Hoopeston Man Death

Suit Settlement in Hoopeston Man Death

The Ford County Record reports a settlement has been reached in a lawsuit between the county and the family of a Hoopeston man who died in the county lockup in May of 2012.  According to the suit instead of calling for EMT’s guards placed 30 year old Richard Gonzalez in solitary confinement after he complained…Read More »

Victim in Weekend Fatal Crash Worked for Plainfield Police

Victim in Weekend Fatal Crash Worked for Plainfield Police

We have more today about a Channahon man who was killed over the weekend while riding his motorcycle in the Minooka area.   22 year old Tyler Dufour worked for the Plainfield Police Department.. He served the last two years as the departments Community Service Officer.  Dufour was killed when his motorcycle collided another vehicle on…Read More »

Hari Trial Moved to Fall

Hari Trial Moved to Fall

The trial for the leader of a homegrown terrorists group based in Ford County that was scheduled to begin this week has now been moved to September. Michael Hari of Clarence is charged in Illinois and in Minnesota with very crimes including the firebombing of a Minnesota mosque and the attempted firebombing of a women’s…Read More »

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