Fighting Cancer, Leadership Changes, Deadly Shooting – Kankakee Podcast News – 06/14/24

Welcome to this week’s episode of Kankakee Podcast News brought to you by the Alkebulan History Center, Meineke Car Care, and King Music. This week, we’re covering a range of compelling stories that highlight the challenges and resilience of our community.

From a fatal shooting on Crestlane Drive to a surprising discovery in a local storage unit, Kankakee has seen a whirlwind of events. We also delve into a semi truck crash in Momence, legal updates on a murder trial, and the story of a family in need after a devastating house fire.

In addition to these headline stories, we’ll talk about new leadership on the Kankakee County Board, ethical concerns at the new Manteno EV battery plant, and exciting community events including Juneteenth celebrations and upcoming local festivals. Plus, we highlight the incredible success of the Relay For Life event, which raised significant funds for cancer support.

Tune in to stay informed about these and other key stories. Subscribe and listen now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or your favorite podcast platform.

Thank you for being part of our community, and have a wonderful Father’s Day weekend!

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