About Country Herald

A new positively charged news organization for buzz about the area.

BOURBONNAIS, IL:  Country Herald, a positively charged news organization that specializes in delivering unbiased informative news to the Kankakee, Iroquois and Will County areas, will launch online at gocorn.org Wednesday, May 1st 2019.

Country Herald was founded by Shane Saathoff of Social Snowball LLC, a digital advertising agency in Bourbonnais.  Country Herald is designed to work directly with non-profits, for-profits and entrepreneurs in an effort to tell stories in an informative and organized viewpoint. 

Visit us online at GoCorn.org.

Country Herald’s direct goals are:

  • WORK DIRECTLY WITH NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS TO BETTER FEATURE STORIES OF SUCCESS, GOALS AND VISIONS IN OUR AREA.
  • PROVIDE A SPOTLIGHT ON THE MANY ENTREPRENEURS, PRIVATE VENTURES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN OUR AREA.
  • TELL CHARACTER DRIVEN FEATURE STORIES THE PEOPLE IN OUR COMMUNITY.

In addition to original stories, the community driven website features:

  • Artisan Market for local vendor pages
  • Free classifieds posting and registration
  • Events Calendar
  • Business Directory

Please be sure to add Country Herald to your News Release packet for all future news releases.  All press releases can be sent directly to the news desk via email at news@countryherald.com