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2,000 New Covid Cases Illinois Sunday

SPRINGFIELD – Nearly 2,000 positive coronavirus cases were reported to the Illinois Department of Public Health in the past 24 hours.  The state also reported 11 deaths Sunday.  So far during the pandemic, over 8,000 Illinoisans have passed away from complications due to the virus, and ...Read more

Pilot Ground Training Course to be held at IVCC

OGLESBY – The Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Office will be offering a class for those interested in becoming an airplane pilot. They will be offering “Aviation Private Pilot Ground Training” from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 12 through Dec. 5 on the ...Read more