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KANKAKEE — Riverside Healthcare is partnering with the Northern Illinois Food Bank to provide healthy food options for families in need and those with chronic medical conditions. The Riverside RX Mobile Food Pantry offers fresh and nutritious food once per month and is planned for the follow… Read more

KANKAKEE — All Center for COVID Control locations — including the 275 S. Schuyler Ave. facility in downtown Kankakee — will not reopen today after a week break as originally announced. Rather, they will remain closed until further notice, according to a press release posted to the company’s … Read more

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A suspect in an armed robbery of a Pontiac gas station Wednesday afternoon was taken into custody six hours and 50 miles later on the west side of Kankakee after he crashed his vehicle following a high-speed police chase. Read more

A roundup of area arrests for serious crimes. Unless otherwise stated, these reports are taken directly from police reports. Read more

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