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IVCH receives ‘A’ safety grade

PERU – Illinois Valley Community Hospital was awarded an ‘A’ in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade of spring 2020. The Safety Grade is assigned to all general hospitals across the country and updated every six months. It’s used to assess how well hospitals prevent medical errors and ...Read more

SUV fire in Spring Valley Monday

SPRING VALLEY – No injuries were reported after an SUV caught fire outside of a store in Spring Valley.   Around 6:30 PM the Spring Valley Fire Department was called to 1500 North Ave. for a fire in the parking lot.   The building was not damaged and crews cleared the scene in 45 ...Read more