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Illinois Conservation Foundation names new director

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Conservation Foundation has named Crystal Curfman its executive director. The organization that raises money to protect and enhance wildlife and its habitat made the announcement last week. Curfman had served as managing partner of Curfman Group, a real ...Read more

Child Burned After Weekend Fall Into Fire Pit

SUBLETTE – A child suffered significant burns after a fall Saturday in Lee County.   The Sublette Fire Department and EMS were called around 4:30 PM to Woodhaven Lakes for a report of an injured child.   They say a 3-year-old had fallen into a fire pit and was taken to a Dixon hospital ...Read more