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     May 26, 2020      #91-147 KDJ

'Freedom is important:' Few hundred rally to

By Lee Provost

KANKAKEE — People — at least 300 or so in Kankakee County — appear ready to put an end to the government-imposed “stay-at-home” order put in place in late March by Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker.

On an overcast late Thursday afternoon, about 300 mostly unmasked people rallied in front of the Kankakee County Courthouse to voice the need to end the order and allow businesses to reopen their doors throughout not only Kankakee County, but the entire state.

Organized by Bourbonnais resident and small business owner Soleil Van ...

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