Month: November 2021

New Spider-Man Film Crashes Ticket Sites but Saving Theaters

 paper  November 30, 2021

By: Peter Babb The holidays are the time of year where thousands of people make a mad dash to find the best deals and gifts for their friends, families and…

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Debra P. Witt

 paper  November 23, 2021

Debra P. Witt, 68, of Dwight, Illinois passed away Sunday, November 21, 2021 at Morris Hospital after a brief illness. Born April 20, 1953, in Joliet, Illinois, she was the…

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Janet L. Smalley

 paper  November 23, 2021

CAMPUS  – Janet L. Smalley of Campus, Illinois passed away at Riverside Medical Center on November 19, 2021. According to Janet’s wishes, cremation rites were accorded and no services will…

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Linda Sue Cook

 paper  November 23, 2021

DWIGHT – Linda Sue Cook of Dwight, Illinois passed away at St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington, Illinois on November 19, 2021. According to Linda’s wishes, cremation rites were accorded….

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Marilyn L. Rygh

 paper  November 23, 2021

Marilyn L. Rygh, 77, of Odell passed away Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at her home. Her service was held Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. at…

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Vivian Murphy

 paper  November 23, 2021

Vivian Murphy, age 92, of Dwight, Illinois and formerly of Osakis, Minnesota, passed away Tuesday, November 16, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Born April 26, 1929 in Osakis, Minnesota,…

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Beverly J. Cockerham

 paper  November 23, 2021

JASPER, INDIANA – Beverly J. Cockerham, age 78, of Jasper, Indiana passed away at 10:24 p.m., Wednesday, November 10, 2021 in Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana. Beverly was born in…

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Joshua Wayne Folkers

 paper  November 23, 2021

Mr. Joshua Wayne Folkers, age 39, passed away Friday, November 5, 2021. He was born June 12, 1982 in Streator, Illinois to Wayne Eldon Folkers and Nancy Jean Weiss Folkers….

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Making the Toughest, Best Decision

 paper  November 23, 2021

Birth mom, child reconnect after adoption By Brandon LaChance November is nationally known for Thanksgiving. But, the turkey-eating event isn’t the only reason to celebrate the 11th month of the…

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Ravens’ Last Minute Drive Puts Bears in Tough Spot

 paper  November 23, 2021

By: Peter Babb Last Sunday’s game may have put the nail in the coffin for the Chicago Bears. With a banged-up Baltimore Ravens squad, the Bears fail to capitalize the…

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Biden Administration Taps Oil Reserves to Lower Gas Prices

 paper  November 23, 2021

By: Peter Babb Early Tuesday morning, The White House announced that President Biden will tap into the nation’s oil reserves to help with the nationwide surge in gas prices. The…

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DTHS Board Reviews Tax Levy, New Courses Approved

 paper  November 18, 2021

By Mark Boma The Dwight Township High School District #230 met Wednesday November 10 to conduct District business. In Public Comments, Jackie Froelich suggested that the various reports given each…

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Time to See National Parks Irv Masching Set to Retire After Practicing Law 46 Years

 paper  November 18, 2021

By Brandon LaChance Countless trains have traveled the tracks. Many businesses have opened their doors, some have closed and some still flip the open/close sign or turn on and off…

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Zachary L. Alton

 paper  November 17, 2021

Zachary L. Alton, age 29, of Godley, Illinois passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, November 9, 2021 in Dwight, Illinois. He was born November 29, 1991 in Kankakee, Illinois. In his youth…

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Chewy candy turned crunchy 420 Crunchy Munchies offers freeze-dried candy

 paper  November 11, 2021

By Brandon LaChance: While hunting for interesting items at farmer’s markets in Livingston County, you may have noticed something unique. Meagan Houdek, 35, from Morris and has lived in Dwight…

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