The New International Encyclopædia/Kankakee (river)

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KANKAKEE, kăṉkȧ-kē′. One of the two rivers whose junction in Grundy County, Illinois, forms the Illinois River (Map: Illinois, D 2). It rises near the northern boundary of Indiana, and flows west-southwest, past the city of Kankakee, Ill., to its junction with the Des Plaines.