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Iroquois County Banks suspend lobby service

Protocol for social distancing is being carried out at banking facilities in Iroquois County --- to combat the spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19).

First Trust and Savings Bank, Iroquois Farmers State Bank, Iroquois Federal and Prospect Bank are suspending in-house services. The banks are jointly suspending lobby access at all of our branch locations. It was effective today (Thurs). The bank officials are redirecting customers to use our drive-up facilities, ATMs, night depositories, and electronic banking services.

Drive-up hours will remain the same. Please contact your respective financial institution if you need any assistance.

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Rural burglaries investigated

Several tool shed burglaries under investigation in parts of Iroquois and Ford County.  Several itmes reported missing.  Anyone with infor can contact respective sheriff departments or call CrimeStoppers.

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Health Department not a COVID-19 testing site

Rumors circulated last week that the Kankakee County Health Department is a testing site for COVID-19.  That is NOT the case. Only hospitals are stesting for COVID-19... and that's for those people with high-priority indicators.

Health officials have stated since the start of the Coronavirus, that those with symtoms should call their primary care provider. The provider will recommend if testing is needed.  Also, people are encouraged to call ahead if you have flu-like symtoms.  Don't show up un-announced at the doctor's office or ER.

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Missing teen in Newton County, IN

Authorities have been trying to locate missing 16-year-old Katee Perez/  The teen, from Brook, has been missing last Thursday, March 12).  Anyone with info about her location is asked to contact Newton County Sheriff's Police at 219-474-5661 or call 1-800-THE-LOST.

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Thunderstorms possible on Thursday ...

Warmer temps are likely today (Thursday)...expected at 65.  But also a chance of heavy rainfall. Showers and T-storms could produce up to three-quarters of an inch.

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Advisory for the Sugar Creek...

Sugar Creek at Milford affecting Iroquois County The forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as forecast precipitation 24-48 hours into the future. The NWS issued a * Flood Advisory for The Sugar Creek at Milford, or from Near Milford downstream to confluence with Iroquois River at Watseka until Saturday afternoon.

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