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  1. Minocqua, WiscRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    ... address. Kenneth Jake LaFine, 66 of Harshaw, died on Wednesday, Feb. 18. Kenneth was born on Aug. 21, 1948, in Kankakee, Ill., the son of Kenneth and Billie (nee Goodrich) LaFine. Guy W. Digilio, 91, of Minocqua and formerly of Elmhurst, Ill., ...

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  2. Minocqua, WiscRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    ... address. Kenneth Jake LaFine, 66 of Harshaw, died on Wednesday, Feb. 18. Kenneth was born on Aug. 21, 1948, in Kankakee, Ill., the son of Kenneth and Billie (nee Goodrich) LaFine. Guy W. Digilio, 91, of Minocqua and formerly of Elmhurst, Ill., ...

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  3. Man Found Living in Filth with 13-year-old Slapped with Child Porn ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    A 36-year-old man found living in 'squalor' with a 13-year-old faces child porn charges, after an investigation turned up images on his computers and other electronic devices. Mark V. McKune, 36, of Bourbonnais, was charged this week with eight counts of child pornography in Kankakee County Circuit Court, according to a statement from the Will County State's Attorney's Office.

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  4. Don L. GenschawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Breeze Courier

    ... Gary, IN, the son of Vernon and Ona Marie (Powell) Genschaw. He married Arden Joyce Tetrault on April 15, 1950 in Kankakee, IL and she preceded him in death on December 13, 2009. Then he later married Patricia Dupuis on October 28, 2011 in ...

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  5. Minocqua, WiscRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    ... address. Kenneth Jake LaFine, 66 of Harshaw, died on Wednesday, Feb. 18. Kenneth was born on Aug. 21, 1948, in Kankakee, Ill., the son of Kenneth and Billie (nee Goodrich) LaFine. Guy W. Digilio, 91, of Minocqua and formerly of Elmhurst, Ill., ...

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  6. No. 1 Bishop Mac knocks out PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Bureau County Republican

    ... took the No. 1 ranked team to knock out the Putnam County Lady Panthers basketball team. PC went down in defeat to Kankakee Bishop McNamara 50-33 in the finals of the Hall 2A sectional Thursday, Feb. 19. Last year, PC lost to No. 1 ranked Annawan in ...

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  7. Minocqua, WiscRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    ... address. Kenneth Jake LaFine, 66 of Harshaw, died on Wednesday, Feb. 18. Kenneth was born on Aug. 21, 1948, in Kankakee, Ill., the son of Kenneth and Billie (nee Goodrich) LaFine. Guy W. Digilio, 91, of Minocqua and formerly of Elmhurst, Ill., ...

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  8. PC rides the Storm outRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Bureau County Republican

    ... to capture a 43-31 victory, sending the Lady Panthers into Thursday's championship against the state's No. 1-ranked Kankakee Bishop McNamara. “I didn't even see the three that put them back up; I had turned my back for just a second, and I ...

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  9. Needed improvements for City Hall, BPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Free Press

    ... or is paying for that should be fined." * A tag day request by Will-Grundy Counties Construction Trades Council and Kankakee/Iroquois Counties Building Trades of the AFL-CIO was approved. The annual Dad's Day tag day will be held on Saturday, June ...

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  10. The Evolution Of Polo Pas CherRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    The Evolution Of Polo Pas Cher Not info about the subject Christmas gift wrapper? Complete your research ends bunch up or do ahead of time tape some old newspapers around the gifts? It is usually time to fund a gift wrapping web site. Below are three places in the Kankakee, Illinois area that offer to professionally wrap that Christmas gift for the individual.

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  11. Doris BeasleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Free Press

    Doris Sue Beasley 59, of Wilmington, IL, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, IL. Born Aug. 7, 1955 in Joliet, IL.

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  12. Grant Park Beats Kankakee TrinityRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Grant Park Gazette

    During the past regular season, Grant Park seniors Riley Chiattello and Nicole Parmely have each provided exemplary leadership both on the hardwood and in the classroom for the very young team. But, on senior night, Chiattello and Parmely were very happy to see junior Georgie Weissgerber have an outstanding performance on February 5. Weissgerber, a 5-foot-7 forward, registered a team-high 18 points, which included eight clutch points in the fourth quarter with the game on the line, had seven steals and six rebounds, to help the Lady Dragons beat Kankakee Trinity Academy 41-28 in a non-conference contest before a very supportive Grant Park gathering.

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  13. Rep. Robin Kelly visits with students at Kennedy Middle Grade School in KankakeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Congresswoman Robin Kelly with students at Kennedy Middle Grade School in Kankakee. Also pictured are Genevra Walters, superintendent of Kankakee School District 111, and Principal Betty Lambert and Assistant Principal Barnetta Harris.

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  14. Charles T. Janulis Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Free Press

    Charles T. Janulis Sr., 81, of Kankakee and formerly of Wilmington, passed away Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 at Westwood Oaks in Kankakee. Born March 17, 1933 in Chicago, Charles Thomas was a son of Charles and Louise Janulis.

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  15. NewspapersRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Free Press

    Betty Lee Davito , 89, of Coal City, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015 at her home. KANKAKEE-Charles T. Janulis Sr., 81, of Kankakee and formerly of Wilmington, passed away Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 at Westwood Oaks in Kankakee.

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  16. Bourbonnais police to launch body camera pilot programRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The body cameras that are being worn by more and more police officers across the nation are coming to Bourbonnais in Kankakee County. The Daily Journal reports that the department will soon launch a pilot program that will make the force the first in the county to have the cameras.

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  17. Illinois town mocked by Letterman in '99 plots cold revengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | NewsOK.com

    A northern Illinois city that David Letterman lampooned as an awful place to live is plotting its revenge, more than 15 years later. In this Feb. 3, 2015 photo, from left, Beth Peeler, 16, teacher Bill Curtin and Magdalena Garcia, 17, from Kankakee High School pose at a gazebo in Kankakee, Ill., before its planned demolition.

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  18. Kankakee, mocked by Letterman in '99, plots cold revengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Northwest Herald

    Jaremy Hernandez, a junior at Kankakee High School in Kankakee, carries a large piece of a gazebo from a park Feb. 3 after students dismantled the structure. After Places Rated Almanac called Kankakee the worst metropolitan area to live in the U.S. and Canada in 1999, late night talk-show host David Letterman poked fun with a Top 10 list and sent two gazebos to Kankakee to spruce things up.

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  19. Students Finally Get Back at Letterman for Ragging On Their TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Mediaite.com

    Back in 1999, the city of Kankakee, Illinois was deemed the worst metropolitan area to live in in both the United States and Canada by Places Rated Almanac. David Letterman had some fun with that , with a top ten list of slogan suggestions for Kankakee County.

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  20. Illinois city mocked by Letterman in '99 plots cold revengeRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Feb. 3, 2015 photo, from left, Beth Peeler, 16, teacher Bill Curtin and Magdalena Garcia, 17, from Kankakee High School pose at a gazebo in Kankakee, Ill., before its planned demolition. In 1999, after Places Rated Almanac called Kankakee the worst metropolitan area to live in the U.S. and Canada, talk-show host David Letterman poked fun with a Top 10 list and sent the town two gazebos to spruce things up.

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