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COVID-19 Update: 76 New Cases, 2 Fatalities Reported

COVID-19 Update: 76 New Cases, 2 Fatalities Reported

by Todd Wineburner The Livingston County Public Health Department is reporting 76 new positive COVID-19 tests for the period of April 6th through the 12th. That brings the county’s overall total to 4,526 positive cases since pandemic tracking began, with the majority of those cases considered recovered. Two fatalities reported during that same time frame…MORE

Community Forum: Heartland CC Registration Open for Summer and Fall

Community Forum: Heartland CC Registration Open for Summer and Fall

Steve Fast, Director of Public Information for Heartland Community College, talks with Todd Wineburner about Summer and Fall registration and about some classes and gatherings that are being offered just for fun. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.  MORE

The Latest COVID-19 Information from the Livingston County Health Department

The Latest COVID-19 Information from the Livingston County Health Department

Erin Fogarty, Health Education and Marketing Director at the Livingston County Public Health Department, talks with Todd Wineburner about the current state of COVID-19 infection in Livingston County, and about the vaccine clinics scheduled throughout the area. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

Community Forum: Programs for Young People Happening at IHR

Community Forum: Programs for Young People Happening at IHR

Christine McMillion from IHR talks about programs for young people that are designed to educate young people and help them appreciate the importance of making good choices. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

Unofficial Consolidated Election Results are In

Unofficial Consolidated Election Results are In

By Todd Wineburner A large number of county and municipal offices were decided in yesterday’s Consolidate Election. Here are some of the highlights: In Pontiac, Bill Alvey was retained as mayor with 56 percent of the vote. Jeff Wallace was victorious in Flanagan with 81 percent. In Dwight, Paul Johnson carried the day with 67…MORE

Community Forum: United Way Planning Spring/Summer Fundraisers

Community Forum: United Way Planning Spring/Summer Fundraisers

Deb Howard, Executive Director of the United Way of Livingston County, talks with Todd Wineburner about the need for more donations and plans for fundraising activities in the warmer weather. The Community Forum is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE