A Central Illinois Court has ruled in favor of county sheriffs across the state, including Kendall County Sheriff Dwight Baird, in a case against Governor J.B. Pritzker.
A new effort to transform the state’s juvenile justice system is underway. The goal is make sure kids don’t end up behind bars again and have the treatment and skills they need to succeed on the outside.
The LaSalle County Health Department (LCHD) was notified of two additional novel coronavirus (COVID-19)-related deaths in LaSalle County, Illinois.
The popular social media app 'TikTok' may soon be banned in the United States. WCSJ spoke with a Kinsman native about his rise to prominence on the platform and how he plans to adapt in the future.
A child porn suspect was recently sentenced in Grundy County. John Duey, 28, of Morris pled guilty to one count of possession of child pornography, a class two felony in May of 2020.
Traffic at the intersection of Route 47 and George Street was backed up on Friday and will continue to be until Monday. That’s according to the Morris Police Department as they responded to a single vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection around 5 a.m. on Friday, July 31.
Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.
State Senator Patrick Joyce (D-Park Forest) is encouraging child care providers to take advantage of the new Child Care Restoration Grant program.
A 35-year-old Dwight female and former Dwight Township High School Teacher will have her court case resolved by a jury trial.
A Will County man will have his court case determined by a Grundy County Judge. Shaun Cailey, 31, of Channahon has been charged with two counts of Aggravated Battery, both class three felonies.