Drive-By Shooting, Road Upgrades, and More – Kankakee Podcast News – 05/10/24

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Welcome to the latest episode of Kankakee Podcast News, your source for the most important news and events from around Kankakee County. This week, we’re covering some serious safety concerns, exciting community developments, and local events you won’t want to miss.

In this episode, host Jake LaMore reports on a recent drive-by shooting that left a 17-year-old injured. We also discuss a lithium battery fire that caused significant damage and a car break-in at Manteno Park. If you’re interested in staying safe and informed about crime in the area, this episode is a must-listen.

But it’s not all about crime and safety. We also share some positive news, including Bourbonnais’ first K-9 officer, Kankakee County’s $2.9 million grant for road improvements, and new community outreach efforts in Momence. You’ll also hear about upcoming events like Kankakee Community College’s 55th annual commencement and a special storytelling event at Flanagan’s Irish Pub.

Tune in to the episode to get all the details and stay up-to-date with what’s happening in Kankakee County. We hope you enjoy this week’s podcast, and don’t forget to subscribe for more news and stories from around the community.

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