Will County Health Department officials say the Wilmington resident found a bat on a property in the 23000 block of Highway 113 on Monday and attempted to “provide it with a drink of water.”
An Illinois organ transplant recipient is receiving anti-rabies shots after another recipient from the same donor died of the disease.
Kane County officials say the county expects to spend $30,000 to correct a mistake. Tens of thousands of court notices were wrongly sent out about dogs that supposedly were not vaccinated for rabies.
Residents in Lake County are being warned about rabid bats after two house cats killed a bat inside a home in Lake Villa this week.