A local school superintendent ran in the Chicago Marathon on October 13th and raised money for childhood cancer.
A Morris woman ran in the Chicago Marathon last weekend. Jamie Eberhard of Morris said she never saw herself as a runner, but she definitely is one now.
Grundy County Crimestoppers is seeking information regarding a criminal damage to property incident that was reported to the Coal City Police Department.
The Newark Village Board has authorized a 36-month contract for electric service for all municipal properties. Five properties use about 102000 kwh yearly. The approved rate is .05270 cents per kwh.
A Grundy County grand jury this week indicted a local man that has a history of DUI convictions.
A 30-year-old Morris man pled guilty in Woodford County on October 17th.
The Office of the State Fire Marshal is offering advice for citizens use caution and be responsible when having a campfire or bonfire in your backyard or at a campground.
Comptroller Susana Mendoza says human service providers are still recovering from the state’s more than two year budget impasse.
The Grundy County Zoning Board of Appeals on Tuesday discussed a modification to a special use petition that would allow Keepsafe Storage to add storage pods to their current facility in the 3400 block of Route 47.
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A Wilmington man is dead after falling into a creek and dying of exposure to cold temperatures.
Officials with the Joliet Police Department are investigating two homicides that occurred in the city in the early morning hours of Thursday.
The recreational cannabis program in Illinois is slated to launch at the beginning of the next year, but legislation to tweak the passed measure could be a possibility during the upcoming veto session.
The Minooka Village Board of Trustees is inviting residents to drop in for a public hearing next month regarding recreational marijuana sales.
The Grundy County Zoning Board of Appeals on Tuesday discussed a special use petition that would allow a dog kennel business to locate on Airport Road.
Officials with the LaSalle County Sheriff's Office are seeking information on a person of interest seen in a video regarding a burglary to a residence in rural Wedron.
At a celebration in Chicago, leaders in the LGBTQ community were honored and offered as examples of all youth can achieve.
A 26-year-old Marseilles man is accused of failing to register as a sex offender.
The Grundy County Zoning Board of Appeals last night held a public hearing to discuss the issue of recreational cannabis.
A Grundy County lawmaker resigned in late September to take on a new role.
A Grundy County Sheriff’s Office Deputy’s house was burglarized and squad car stolen around 4 a.m. on October 14th.
Following an announcement last year regarding an expansion, Raging Waves waterpark in Yorkville has announced a new, six-lane mat racing waterslide that will be one of three like it in the world.
Local law enforcement are advising parents of the sex offender registry as kids head out for Halloween trick-or-treating.
The Grundy Area PADS is starting their 12th season today and volunteers are needed.