A gas station in Channahon wants to construct a higher sign. The Channahon Village Board on Monday held a public hearing to discuss if Thornton’s Travel Center would be able to construct a larger sign to attract more customers.
Several individuals were indicted by a Grundy County grand jury on Wednesday, October 20th. Gerald Doyle Jr., 31, of Wilmington was indicted for Aggravated Battery, a class three felony. Gerald Ness, 39, of Morris was indicted on two counts for the unlawful delivery of fentanyl, both class t…
The Seneca Village Council this week discussed repairing the River Road Bridge that was badly damaged by flashing flooding in July. More than five inches of rain in a few hours on July 12th causing several roads to be damaged and basements flooded.
The Grundy County Board this month discussed what to do with money they received as part of the American Rescue Plan. The American Rescue Plan is a $1.9 Trillion dollar stimulus signed into law by President Biden on March 11th.
A 39-year-old Morris man is wanted on a Grundy County warrant. Dustin Legner was charged this week with Home Repair Fraud, a class four felony.
A former Livingston County teacher was sentenced in a child porn case on October 21st. Mike Stoecklin, 58, of Saunemin pled guilty to possessing child porn, a class X felony in July of 2021.
State Senator Sue Rezin says a federal court ruling earlier this week that tossed the first draft of a new state legislative maps, drawn by Democrats and signed into law by Governor J.B. Pritzker, is a win.
Whole fresh onions sold in stores across the U.S. distributed by ProSource Inc. are being recalled over salmonella contamination.
Andrea Gustafson with Morris Community High School was on WCSJ’s People are Talking this week to discuss the upcoming fall play.
A 21-year-old Channahon man was sentenced in a Grundy County court case on October 14th. Dakota Nelson pled guilty to fleeing or attempting to elude police, a class A misdemeanor and was placed on two years of court supervision.
Several employees in the Village of Channahon will receive pay increases.
The Morris High School Board could be bringing back the business manager position.
A Grundy County State Senator is proposing to declare First Responders Day in Illinois on October 28th.
Several Northwestern Medicine locations will be holding prescription drug take back events on Saturday which is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Among the sites with drive-up collection are Valley West Hospital in Sandwich and Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb from ten to two. There are also several suburban pickup sites including in St. Charles and Winfield.
Grundy County Covid-19 figures continue to improve. The Illinois Department of Public Health said Grundy County has had 7,380 positive Covid-19 cases and 86 deaths.
The Will County Sheriff's Office says it has taken reports from victims who were scammed over the phone by people pretending to sheriff's deputies in the last few weeks.
A Joliet man accused of shooting a Grundy County Sheriff’s Deputy was indicted by a Grundy County grand jury on Wednesday, October 20th.
Several female State Senators held a press conference on Tuesday to discuss protecting parental rights in Illinois.
A convicted house burglar was arrested by the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office on October 19th. Collin Tucker, 22, of Morris is accused of stealing an ATV out of a shed in the 1300 block of Alicia Drive on October 19th. Police officials say officers observed tire tracks that went through the b…
A 5k race that benefits a local non-profit was held this past weekend.
The Livingston County Health Department has released their latest Covid-19 figures. Health officials say 45 residents have tested positive for Covid-19 in the past week. Livingston County has had 5,962 positive Covid-19 cases and 96 individuals pass away from the virus.
The Morris Airport will be getting two new refueler trucks.
Interstate 80 will see improvements over the next decade.Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Transportation announced yesterday that the State will be launching a six-year plan to rebuild Interstate 80 in far eastern Grundy County into Will County.
Morris High School Board members on Monday heard an update about Covid-19.
A jury trial date has been set for a man accused of sexually assaulting a minor in Dwight.
Governor J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday asked people eligible to receive a COVID-19 booster shot to get one. Pritzker says that vaccine booster shots will likely be approved for everyone soon.
The Livingston County Health Department (LCHD) has collected over 300 old, unused tires in their effort to help rid the county of mosquito breeding grounds.
Grundy County Sheriff Ken Briley announced this week his intentions to run for re-election in 2022.
Another contentious discussion over whether to change the Redskin mascot was held by Morris High School Board members last night.
Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Grundy County Julie Buck served as an escort in the first All-Female Honor Flight from Chicago to Washington D.C on Wednesday, October 6.
The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident where gunshots were fired around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 16th.
Grundy County Board members last week approved placing on file their amended fiscal year 2020-21 budget and upcoming fiscal year 2021-22 budget.
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has released guidelines for Halloween activities.
An Elgin man was ticketed on Saturday after police say he crashed into a parked Illinois State Police (ISP) squad car on I-90, just east of Route 53 in Cook County.