Checklist ranks finest excessive faculties 

A brand new examine of the perfect excessive faculties in America contains 4 Illinois faculties within the prime ten. Area of interest, a web site that makes use of scores from college students, mother and father and alumni with different information, has launched its highschool rankings for 2023.

The highest Illinois college is Chicago’s Walter Payton Faculty Prep Excessive College, which ranks second within the nation. The opposite three faculties are within the Chicago space as properly. The positioning additionally ranked the perfect college districts with Adlai Stevenson Excessive College District No. 125 in Lincolnshire being ranked as the perfect within the nation. 

Coyote therapeutic after grill incident 

A male coyote that was struck by a automobile in Lake County is on the mend after turning into lodged within the car’s grille and dragged.

A spokesman for the Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation facility stated the motorist continued driving residence after the Sunday incident, unaware that the coyote was lodged within the automobile. Neighbors known as police after they observed the animal entangled within the grille.

Officers stated the coyote is alert however suffered vital accidents on account of the accident. 

Airports of the yr awards introduced 

Six Illinois airports have obtained Airport of the Yr awards from the Division of Transportation.

Among the many award issues are cooperation and coordination with the state, security report, upkeep of the power, and promotion of aviation and academic occasions.

The first airport of the yr went to Central Illinois Regional Airport in Bloomington. The final aviation airport of the yr was awarded to the Higher Kankakee Airport.