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     February 3, 2021      #16-34 KDJ

Bevis leads through 'challenging' times 

By Lee Provost

John Bevis spent nearly the entire year of 2020 in a place he would have rather not inhabited — in the eye of the public.

At the front of Kankakee County’s effort to manage and control all the issues surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, Bevis simply went about the mission he was trained to perform.

It was a position which caused him unease.

Pre-COVID-19, Bevis, 57, of Bourbonnais, preferred conducting business somewhat out of the spotlight, out of the glare of piercing eyes.

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