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The Thunderbolts have been a nemesis of the Boilermakers in recent years, something Bradley-Bourbonnais hopes to change on Friday night.

Mason Schweizer previews the rest of Friday's action.

Mason Schweizer recaps last week's football action and takes a look ahead at this week's slate.

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Moths are something people generally know little about. In society, they are looked upon as the dull cousins of butterflies. However, they are an extremely diverse group and play important rol…

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Only a month from now, the astronomical event known as the autumnal equinox will signal the official change from the lazy days of summer to the cool nights and colorful days of inspiration, reflection and the fall migration of the Sandhill cranes.

EDITOR’S NOTE: A single fishing line collection station has stood at the Bird Park boat launch in Kankakee for a number of years, placed there by the BoatUS Foundation. Another sign there, erected by the Kankakee Valley Park District, warns that a Kankakee County ordinance prohibits possessi…

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The Z-Files

The Z-Files is a nine-part series on Bishop McNamara football coach Rich Zinanni, who is retiring after the 47th season of his hall-of-fame coaching career this fall.

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Large numbers of great egrets and snowy egrets have been visiting Indiana’s LaSalle Fish and Wildlife Area, one of the few substantial wetland areas along the Kankakee River that are vestiges of the Grand Kankakee Marsh, once one of the massive ancestral summering sites for these and million…

2022 Football Previews by school

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As promised, I’ll use a portion of this column this month to continue the highlights of my recent Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassadors Program trip to Chile to learn about the astronomy being conducted in U.S.-funded observatories.

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