McLean County News Briefs

McLean County News Briefs

McLean County Coroner: 2017 deadliest yet for drug overdoses The number of drug-related overdose deaths across McLean County rose 150 percent in 2017, according to recently released…

  • Tweety Bird Trump

    Tweety Bird Trump

    Tweety Bird Trump is at it again. Actually, he never really stops. I’m referring, of course, to President Tweety Bird Trump. One has to show all the due respect, and that is all…

  • Peoria County News Briefs

    Peoria County News Briefs

    PEORIA Zoo is caring for new baby giraffe It took more than 15 months – about 425 days – but at 2:38 a.m. Jan. 7, Vivian, a giraffe at the Peoria Zoo, gave birth to a girl calf,…

  • Kane County News Briefs

    Kane County News Briefs

    COUNTY Board reaffirms policy on sexual harassment The Kane County Board last week passed an ordinance affirming a policy to prohibit sexual harassment. The county ordinance follows…

  • Cook County News Briefs

    Cook County News Briefs

    Wheeling Lunch at Pavilion senior dining program gets new home  The village announced that the Lunch at Pavilion Senior Congregate Dining Program will now be held at St. Joseph the…