Kankakee River Monster – Kankakee Podcast News – 07/05/24

Dylan Davis of Bourbonnais, with a 50 inch, 11 pound, Longnose Gar. Caught in the Kankakee River, Monday, July 1st, 2024.

Welcome to this week’s episode of Kankakee Podcast News! I’m your host, Jake LaMore, bringing you the latest updates from our community, proudly sponsored by King Music, Meineke Car Care, and the Alkebulan History Center.

This week, we cover the peaceful resolution of a police standoff, developments in the Sullivan trial, and the creation of a City Manager position in Kankakee. We also discuss new garage sale permits in Bourbonnais, a long-awaited apartment complex in Manteno, and major construction projects under Gov. Pritzker’s Rebuild Illinois program. Additionally, hear about the Kankakee River Fishing Derby, a rare Longnose Garfish catch, and Mayor Chris Curtis’s plans to run for a second term.

Tune in for all this and more! Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or your preferred platform to stay updated. Have a fantastic Independence Day weekend!

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