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An O’Rielly Auto Parts Store could be coming to Coal City. 6S, a company located in Texas, is looking to construct the 7,600-square foot building at the site of the former Coal City Napa Store, which is in the 800 block of East Division Street.

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is reminding the public to be careful as they operate snowmobiles during the winter months. 

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Endemics, epidemics and pandemics have been around since man began creating communities where it was possible to transmit viruses and germs in close proximity that today we call communicable diseases.

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The Newark Village Board is working on a plan for maintenance to the filtering system at the village’s main well.  Following an extensive inspection of the current filter media, it was decided that a minimum of maintenance would not result in the extended life that was anticipated.  Engineering Enterprises Inc., representative John Whitehouse put together a replacement proposal that would serve for a longer period of time. 

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No one was hurt in a crash between a train and a semi-truck trailer in Plainfield Friday evening. The crash happened on the Canadian National Railroad tracks on Route 126, east of Route 59.