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Community Forum: New Members Welcome at the Pontiac Chamber

Community Forum: New Members Welcome at the Pontiac Chamber

Cathi Coppinger, Director of the Pontiac Area Chamber of Commerce, talks with Todd Wineburner about the success of the annual banquet and about encouraging businesses to join the chamber. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

Community Forum: Two Kitties Need Forever Homes

Community Forum: Two Kitties Need Forever Homes

           Skylar Dohman from the Livingston County Humane Society talks about the Pets of the Week, Boo and Celia (Boo is looking up. Celia is looking right at you). The Community Forum is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

County COVID-19 Fatalities Increase by One in Latest Report

County COVID-19 Fatalities Increase by One in Latest Report

By Todd Wineburner The Livingston County Health Department says 67 new positive COVID-19 tests were reported for the period from April 27th to May 3rd. Another name was added to the fatality list as well as one woman lost her life to COVID-19 related complications during the same period. The county has seen 4,731 positive…MORE

Community Forum: May is Stroke Awareness Month

Community Forum: May is Stroke Awareness Month

Matt Janus, Wellness Coordinator at OSF St. James-John W. Albrecht Medical Center, talks about stroke awareness, including a simple acronym that can help you remember the symptoms. The Community Forum is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

Community Forum: New Free Service Will Help First Responders

Community Forum: New Free Service Will Help First Responders

Chris Myers, Executive Director of the Livingston County Mental Health Board, talks with Todd Wineburner about a new service that will make first responders better prepared when called to help people with special needs. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

Community Forum: Representative Bennett Says Redistricting is the Hot Topic in Springfield

Community Forum: Representative Bennett Says Redistricting is the Hot Topic in Springfield

State Representative Tom Bennett/Photo courtesy of Representative Bennett’s office 106th Legislative District Representative Tom Bennett talks with Todd Wineburner about redistricting in Illinois and about some of the concerns Republicans have with the way the Democrats are handling the process. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

New COVID Cases Reported; New Vaccine Clinics Available

New COVID Cases Reported; New Vaccine Clinics Available

By Todd Wineburner The Livingston County Health Department is reporting 62 new positive tests for COVID-19 infection for the period of April 20th through the 26th. All of the positive tests in the latest figures came from county residents. That leaves the fatality rate unchanged at 84, and raises the total number of positive tests…MORE

Community Forum: The Boys and Girls Club is Getting Ready for Summer

Community Forum: The Boys and Girls Club is Getting Ready for Summer

Jodi Martin, CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of Livingston County, and Jordan Hornickel, Operations Director for the Club, talk with Todd Wineburner about the summer programs coming up and some of the things going on right now at the Boys and Girls Club. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K &…MORE