Peoria Public Radio News
1:42 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

OSF Saint Francis conducts flu vaccinations and disaster drill

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center spokeswoman, Shelli Dankoff, receives a flu shot.
Credit Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

A local hospital took the opportunity to vaccinate most of its staff while performing a disaster drill Wednesday. OSF Saint Francis Medical Center executed a three-hour lockdown early in the morning to determine if it could control access to the facility through three main entrances. It also gave the hospital an opportunity to see if it can vaccinate all of its employees.

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Peoria Public Radio News
12:43 pm
Tue May 21, 2013

Morton High School placed on lockdown

Morton High School was under lockdown today for about an hour following a written threat of violence. The hard lockdown was put into effect at 10:20 this morning. The school transitioned to a soft lockdown by 11 and moved to an all-clear level by 11:20 when the schedule resumed as normal. A student is in custody and Morton Police continue to investigate. 


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