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Community Forum: Tom Bennett Addresses Energy Bill and Ronald Reagan

Community Forum: Tom Bennett Addresses Energy Bill and Ronald Reagan

State Representative Tom Bennett talks with Todd Wineburner about the state’s new energy bill and what it might mean to Illinois ratepayers. He also talks about paying tribute to President Ronald Reagan. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

Community Forum: Fundraising Event Coming Up in Chenoa

Community Forum: Fundraising Event Coming Up in Chenoa

The Chenoa Shop ‘N Go is a fundraising event that helps central Illinois families. Todd Wineburner talks with the creator and organizer of the event, Melissa Cooper. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

Community Forum: PTHS Still Facing Challenges

Community Forum: PTHS Still Facing Challenges

Superintendent Jon Kilgore of Pontiac Township High School District 90 talks with Todd Wineburner about the budget for the upcoming year, and about the ongoing challenges that students, staff, and faculty are facing at PTHS. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

Community Forum: River Clean-Up Scheduled for Saturday (9/18)

Community Forum: River Clean-Up Scheduled for Saturday (9/18)

The Livingston County Environmental Association will be sending out teams of people on Saturday to get some of the trash out of the Vermilion River near Pontiac. Two of the board members explain the event to Todd Wineburner. The Community Forum on WJEZ is sponsored by K & S Ford in Fairbury.MORE

COVID-19 Update: 150 News Cases from September 8th Through 13th

COVID-19 Update: 150 News Cases from September 8th Through 13th

The Livingston County Health Department is reporting that the period from September 8th through the 13th saw 150 new COVID-19 infections in the area. That changes the county’s overall total to 5,570 positive cases. 156 cases remain active and 93 people have died from complications related to the disease. The health department says the best…MORE

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