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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago-area Hydrologic River Stage and Flood Forecasts-0.71 Chebanse 16.0 4.88 07 AM Sun -0.43 Iroquois 18.0 7.59 07 AM Sun -1.17 Sug
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
-0.71 Chebanse 16.0 4.88 07 AM Sun -0.43 Iroquois 18.0 7.59 07 AM Sun -1.17 Sugar Creek Milford 18.0 3.87 07 AM Sun -0.43 Kankakee River Dunns Bridge 10.0 3.57 07 AM Sun 0.03 Kouts 11.0 4.50 07 AM Sun 0.00 Shelby 9.0 5.47 07 AM Sun 0.09 Momence... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN KENDALL…LIVINGSTON… EAST CENTRAL LA SALLE…WESTERN WILL…GRUNDY…SOUTHWESTERN KANKAKEE AND NORTH CENTRAL FORD COUNTIES UNTIL 1130 PM CDT…× Strong thunderstorms with wind gusts to 50 miles per hour and heavy...
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WGN TV Chicago
Hydrology: Flood Warnings on the Des Plaines/DuPage Rivers due to heavy 2-inch rains-1.29 Chebanse 16.0 5.31 07 AM Sat -0.27 Iroquois 18.0 8.76 07 AM Sat -1.54 Sug
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
-1.29 Chebanse 16.0 5.31 07 AM Sat -0.27 Iroquois 18.0 8.76 07 AM Sat -1.54 Sugar Creek Milford 18.0 4.30 07 AM Sat -0.90 Kankakee River Dunns Bridge 10.0 3.54 07 AM Sat -0.28 Kouts 11.0 4.50 07 AM Sat -0.21 Shelby 9.0 5.38 07 AM Sat -0.09 Momence... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Indiana HS football scores | High schools12 Mooresville 17, Beech Grove 12 Mt. Carmel, Ill. 33, Boonville 28 Mt. Vern
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
12 Mooresville 17, Beech Grove 12 Mt. Carmel, Ill. 33, Boonville 28 Mt. Vernon (Fortville) 10, Yorktown 7 Munster 28, Kankakee Valley 21 N. Decatur 61, Oldenburg 0 N. Harrison 56, Clarksville 0 N. Knox 42, Washington 24 N. Miami 40,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Latrobe funeral director took to leadership roles, community serviceHe served aboard the USS Paul Revere. After he left the Navy, Mr. Franke earne
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
He served aboard the USS Paul Revere. After he left the Navy, Mr. Franke earned an associate degree in science from Kankakee Community College in Kankakee, Ill. He graduated from the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, where he was... Read more
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The Telegraph
FRIDAY PREP FOOTBALL SCORES12 Johnsburg 51, Harvard 0 Joliet Catholic 63, Marian Catholic (Chicago Heigh
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
12 Johnsburg 51, Harvard 0 Joliet Catholic 63, Marian Catholic (Chicago Heights) 20 Kaneland 28, Geneseo 7 Kankakee (McNamara) 31, St. Ignatius 26 Kewanee 40, St. Bede 0 Kirkland Hiawatha 28, Mooseheart 7 Knoxville 42,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Betty Lou Parsonswas born Jan. 28, 1935, in Pineville, Kentucky, and grew up in southern Indiana
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
was born Jan. 28, 1935, in Pineville, Kentucky, and grew up in southern Indiana. She attended Olivet Nazarene College in Kankakee, where she met her husband-to-be and the love of her life, Wendell “Wendy” R. Parsons, who passed away almost 8... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Rural utility offers customers option to buy green powerThe Wanatah-based Kankakee Valley REMC, a membership cooperative that delivers
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 9 days ago
The Wanatah-based Kankakee Valley REMC, a membership cooperative that delivers electricity to more than 18,000 customers in rural areas of Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Marshall, Pulaski, St. Joseph and Starke counties, began offering a new Co-Op Solar... Read more
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The Columbian
Berko: Should teen invest in Nike? Just buy it!to buy 47 shares of Nike. I don’t know enough about stocks to advise her. Would
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
to buy 47 shares of Nike. I don’t know enough about stocks to advise her. Would she be making a wise decision? — F.S., Kankakee, Ill. Dear F.S.: Nike, the Greek goddess of victory, was born in January 1964 as Blue Ribbon Sports. BRS initially... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Indiana HS football scores14 Heritage 27, Southern Wells 18 Heritage Christian 45, Indpls Howe 12 Heri
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
14 Heritage 27, Southern Wells 18 Heritage Christian 45, Indpls Howe 12 Heritage Hills 44, Forest Park 0 Highland 22, Kankakee Valley 20 Homestead 35, Ft. Wayne Wayne 6 Indian Creek 34, Cloverdale 0 Indiana Deaf 52, Southside Home School... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Air Force forecaster found clear skies for shuttle launches and special opsCHICAGO -- You won’t see his weather forecasts on TV or read about them online,
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
CHICAGO -- You won’t see his weather forecasts on TV or read about them online, but a man with roots in Kankakee County has made some very important predictions. After graduating from Momence High School in 1982, Lt. Col. Barry Hunte spent a year in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
15 years for man who robbed 87-year-oldwork to make the $13,600 in restitution ordered as part of his negotiated plea
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
work to make the $13,600 in restitution ordered as part of his negotiated plea agreement. Austin moved to Champaign from Kankakee and "got in with the wrong crowd who took him in the wrong direction," said Jackson, urging the judge to consider... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
South Shore schedules drill for SaturdayLine’s intersection with County Road 500E in eastern LaPorte County, immediatel
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 12 days ago
Line’s intersection with County Road 500E in eastern LaPorte County, immediately east of the Indiana Toll Road overpass of the South Shore. The South Shore is conducting this training exercise in cooperation with the Kankakee Township Fire Departme... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Boze advances to Class 2A sectionalin 17:53, a personal best. Allen Guenther also ran a personal best, running in
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
in 17:53, a personal best. Allen Guenther also ran a personal best, running in 18:02.� College volleyball Sauk def. Kankakee 25-7, 25-14, 25-20: Bailey O’Brien had 11 kills, 11 aces and 11 digs to lead the ninth-ranked Skyhawks to an easy... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
MALCOLM BERKO: Swoosh: Nike's stock is a blue chipperdon't know enough about stocks to advise her. What can you tell me about Nike?
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
don't know enough about stocks to advise her. What can you tell me about Nike? Would she be making a wise decision? — FS, Kankakee, Ill. Dear FS: Nike, the Greek goddess of victory, was born in January 1964 as Blue Ribbon Sports. BRS initially... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago's once-dismissed sales tax lawsuit against Kankakee gets new lifeChicago’s once-dismissed lawsuit against Kankakee and Channahon to recover lost
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Chicago’s once-dismissed lawsuit against Kankakee and Channahon to recover lost sales tax revenues got new life last week after a state appellate court said the case may move forward. Chicago and Skokie, also a plaintiff in the 2011 lawsuit, alleged... Read more
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The Telegraph
AREA OUTDOOR BRIEFS: Red tag drawing scheduledor trapping bobcats include Boone, Bureau, Champaign, Cook, DeKalb, DeWitt, DuP
The Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
or trapping bobcats include Boone, Bureau, Champaign, Cook, DeKalb, DeWitt, DuPage, Ford, Grundy, Henry, Iroquois, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Knox, Lake, LaSalle, Lee, Livingston, Logan, Marshall, McHenry, McLean, Ogle, Peoria, Piatt, Putnam,... Read more
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The Telegraph
CURT HICKEN OUTDOORS: Flyfishermen get head start on annual trout openerState Park in Adams County, Navoo State Park in Hancock County, White Pines Sta
The Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
State Park in Adams County, Navoo State Park in Hancock County, White Pines State Park in Ogle County, Rock Creek in Kankakee County and Apple River State Park in Jo Daviess County. No trout may be taken from any of the stocked sites from... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Head Start Programs in Chicago to Receive $20 MillionAid Society of Illinois, Chicago Commons Association and the Ounce of Preventio
NBC Chicago / Posted 17 days ago
Aid Society of Illinois, Chicago Commons Association and the Ounce of Prevention Fund. Other Illinois recipients include Kankakee School District No. 111, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Joliet, the Child Care Resources & Referral in Joliet... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Indiana HS football scores | High schoolsPREP FOOTBALL Adams Central 49, Southern Wells 0 Alexandria 14, Elwood 12 An
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
PREP FOOTBALL Adams Central 49, Southern Wells 0 Alexandria 14, Elwood 12 Andrean 42, Kankakee Valley 7 Attica 34, Covington 0 Avon 24, Westfield 6 Batesville 32, Greensburg 22 Blackford 31, Madison-Grant 8 Bloomington South 30, Terre Haute... Read more
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Daily Herald
Head Start and Early Head Start programs sharing $42 millionAid Society of Illinois, Chicago Commons Association and the Ounce of Preventio
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Aid Society of Illinois, Chicago Commons Association and the Ounce of Prevention Fund. Other Illinois recipients include Kankakee School District No. 111, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Joliet, the Child Care Resources & Referral in Joliet... Read more
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The Telegraph
FRIDAY PREP FOOTBALL54, Cerro Gordo 14 Auburn 48, Riverton 6 Aurora Central Catholic 52, Walther
The Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
54, Cerro Gordo 14 Auburn 48, Riverton 6 Aurora Central Catholic 52, Walther Christian Academy 18 Aurora Christian 55, Kankakee (McNamara) 28 Batavia 49, Geneva 0 Beardstown 48, Jacksonville Routt 9 Belleville (Althoff Catholic) 32, Marion... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Basham recognized as Outstanding Surface Water Operatorwater professionals and guests of the Illinois Potable Water Operators Associat
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 18 days ago
water professionals and guests of the Illinois Potable Water Operators Association honored Don Denault, Aqua Illinois -- Kankakee, as Surface Water Operator of the Year. David Basham, City of Mattoon, and Joe Hagstrom, City of Quincy, were named... Read more
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Motley Fool
Why CSL Limited shares could help you retire earlyof undertaking a further share buyback program. The capex is aimed at expandin
Motley Fool / Posted 20 days ago
of undertaking a further share buyback program. The capex is aimed at expanding the company’s fractionation capacity at Kankakee and Marburg, increasing the number of collection centres, as well as growing its capacity for manufacturing... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Singapore teen blogger granted asylum, released in USsaid Wednesday. Mr Yee also confirmed by phone with Kyodo News that he was rel
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 20 days ago
said Wednesday. Mr Yee also confirmed by phone with Kyodo News that he was released from Jerome Combs Detention Center in Kankakee, Illinois, on Tuesday afternoon local time. He had been locked up in several detention centres since his arrival in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Singapore teen blogger released from US custodysays he intends to keep making videos about Singapore politics and possibly abo
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 days ago
says he intends to keep making videos about Singapore politics and possibly about U.S. politics. The 18-year-old left Kankakee County Jail outside Chicago on Tuesday afternoon, shortly after his attorneys received word that a federal... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Bulldozer joy ride ends with cop car crushedit. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed c
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 21 days ago
it. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed chase. It all happened in the streets of Kankakee, Illinois. Police said that Austin White, 18, stole a bulldozer from a construction site on Aug. 24. He was seen... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Bulldozer joy ride ends with cop car crushedit. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed c
Dayton Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
it. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed chase. It all happened in the streets of Kankakee, Illinois. Police said that Austin White, 18, stole a bulldozer from a construction site on Aug. 24. He was seen... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Bulldozer joy ride ends with cop car crushedit. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed c
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 21 days ago
it. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed chase. It all happened in the streets of Kankakee, Illinois. Police said that Austin White, 18, stole a bulldozer from a construction site on Aug. 24. He was seen... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Bulldozer joy ride ends with cop car crushedit. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed c
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 21 days ago
it. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed chase. It all happened in the streets of Kankakee, Illinois. Police said that Austin White, 18, stole a bulldozer from a construction site on Aug. 24. He was seen... Read more
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ajc.com
Bulldozer joy ride ends with cop car crushedit. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed c
ajc.com / Posted 21 days ago
it. A joyride in a stolen bulldozer ends in a crushed cruiser and a low-speed chase. It all happened in the streets of Kankakee, Illinois. Police said that Austin White, 18, stole a bulldozer from a construction site on Aug. 24. He was seen... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Gold Star Mission 500-mile bike ride honors 'fallen heroes,' their familiesassisted with riders’ care and held remembrance ceremonies at stops along the b
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
assisted with riders’ care and held remembrance ceremonies at stops along the bike route – among them Mount Vernon, Paris, Kankakee and Bradley.� Frazier’s son, Jacob, was killed at age 24 March 29, 2003, while serving in Operation Enduring... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Unbeaten Illini Bluffs softball team wins IESA state title2002). Tinley Beecham had three RBIs in the championship game. Kristen Graham a
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 23 days ago
2002). Tinley Beecham had three RBIs in the championship game. Kristen Graham added an RBI and McCoy had two hits. IB beat Kankakee Bishop McNamara 6-5 in a semifinal earlier Saturday. Aubrey Brinkman had three RBIs in that victory, while Beecham,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bat found near Kankakee church tests positive for rabiesKANKAKEE, Ill. -- Services at a Kankakee church have been moved after a bat fou
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
KANKAKEE, Ill. -- Services at a Kankakee church have been moved after a bat found near it tested positive for rabies. The (Kankakee) Daily Journal reports Saturday that the bat was found Tuesday below the belfry at St. Rose of Lima. The Rev. Santos... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Indiana HS football scores | High schools28, E. Chicago Central 21 Hammond Morton 26, Hammond Gavit 6 Heritage Christi
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
28, E. Chicago Central 21 Hammond Morton 26, Hammond Gavit 6 Heritage Christian 55, Covenant Christian 0 Hobart 34, Kankakee Valley 21 Homestead 42, Ft. Wayne North 14 Indian Creek 56, Edgewood 21 Indpls Ben Davis 41, Lawrence North... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Germantown Hills, Illini Bluffs, Canton Ingersoll advance to IESA semifinalsMcCoy struck out seven in a three-hit shutout for IB. Kristen Graham added two
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 24 days ago
McCoy struck out seven in a three-hit shutout for IB. Kristen Graham added two RBIs for the Tigers (23-0), who next plays Kankakee Bishop McNamara (17-4) in a 10 a.m. semifinal. In the Class A quarters, McNabb Putnam County (16-11) lost 8-1 to... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Germantown Hills, Illini Bluffs advance into IESA semifinalsKierston McCoy struck out seven in a three-hit shutout and Kristen Graham added
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 25 days ago
Kierston McCoy struck out seven in a three-hit shutout and Kristen Graham added two RBIs for IB (23-0), which next plays Kankakee Bishop McNamara (17-4) in a 10 a.m. semifinal. In the Class A quarters, McNabb Putnam County (16-11) lost 8-1 to... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Driver Killed in Semi-Truck CollisionRoute 57 in the south suburbs. Jose R. Cardenas, 26, was driving a truck west
NBC Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
Route 57 in the south suburbs. Jose R. Cardenas, 26, was driving a truck west at 12:39 p.m. on Route 57 near Grant Park in Kankakee County when an eastbound truck crossed over the center line, according to Illinois State Police. Cardenas was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bulldozer gone wild: Teen steals bulldozer and crushes a cop carwas arrested after being pulled out of the bulldozer and tasered by police. He
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
was arrested after being pulled out of the bulldozer and tasered by police. He was taken to the hospital for injuries. Kankakee police said they received a call around 3am last month from an off-duty officer saying a John Deere bulldozer was... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
The Modern Domestic Woman: Couple at Chanticlare Farm growing crops for family, friends and communityRossow’s bounty include every Sunday through September at the Oswego Country Ma
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
Rossow’s bounty include every Sunday through September at the Oswego Country Market and Saturdays through Oct. 29 at the Kankakee Farmers’ Market. Chanticlare also offers community supported agriculture shares, which promotes the direct... Read more
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NBC Chicago
1 Dead, 1 Wounded in Car Crash Near Mantenoto state police. The driver of the vehicle was airlifted to a Chicago hospital
NBC Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
to state police. The driver of the vehicle was airlifted to a Chicago hospital with serious injuries. According to the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office, southbound I-57 remains shut down between Exit 322 in Manteno and Exit 315 in Bourbonnais... Read more
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SaukValley.com
First West Nile fatality reported in IllinoisA Kankakee County resident has died of West Nile virus, the first Illinois resi
SaukValley.com / Posted 27 days ago
A Kankakee County resident has died of West Nile virus, the first Illinois resident to die of the mosquito-borne illness this year. The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed that the patient tested positive for West Nile before the death... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Retiring counselor to be honored Thursdaythink that has a lot to do with Paul’s reputation,” Miller said. Legler said h
Daily Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
think that has a lot to do with Paul’s reputation,” Miller said. Legler said he plans to visit his children more often, in Kankakee and Washington state, and also plans to revisit old hobbies, such as science and fishing. He said he hopes he’s... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
First Human West Nile Virus death in Illinois reported for 2017Department of Public Health (IDPH) has confirmed the first human West Nile viru
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 28 days ago
Department of Public Health (IDPH) has confirmed the first human West Nile virus-related death in Illinois for 2017. A Kankakee County resident who tested positive for West Nile virus died earlier this month. “Although we will soon start... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois reports first human West Nile virus death of yearSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois public health officials say a Kankakee County
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 28 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois public health officials say a Kankakee County resident is the first Illinoisan to die from West Nile virus this year in the state. The Illinois Department of Public Health said Tuesday that the resident tested... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illinois reports first human West Nile virus death of yearSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois public health officials say a Kankakee County
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 28 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois public health officials say a Kankakee County resident is the first Illinoisan to die from West Nile virus this year in the state. The Illinois Department of Public Health said Tuesday that the resident tested... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Kankakee Co. resident is Illinois’ first West Nile virus death of 2017KANKAKEE COUNTY – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) said one pers
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 28 days ago
KANKAKEE COUNTY – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) said one person has died from the West Nile Virus. They are the state’s first reported death from the virus this year. The person tested positive for West Nile virus and died earlier... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Illinois reports first West Nile-related death of 2017The Illinois Department of Public Health reported a Kankakee County resident's
WGEM Quincy / Posted 28 days ago
The Illinois Department of Public Health reported a Kankakee County resident's death was first West Nile-related casualty of the year in the state. IDPH stated in a news release that the Illinois resident died earlier this month. “Although we will... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
First human West Nile virus death reported in IL for 2017of Public Health confirmed the first human West Nile virus-related death in Ill
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 28 days ago
of Public Health confirmed the first human West Nile virus-related death in Illinois for 2017. According to IDPH, a Kankakee County resident who tested positive for the virus died in early September. IDPH reported the first human case of... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois reports first human death of West Nile virus for the year– The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed the first human West Nile
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 28 days ago
– The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed the first human West Nile virus-related death in Illinois for 2017. A Kankakee County resident who tested positive for the virus died earlier this month. The Illinois Department of Public Health... Read more
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