WCSJ News - Daily News
Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Rep. Welter Opposes Possible Future Income Tax Increases

Illinois residents could be taxed more based on their income in the next year. Read more

Coal City School District Implementing New Parental Program

A parent education program is in the works at Coal City. Read more

Woman Found Not Guilty of Driving Vehicle Off Morris Airport Taxiway

A Will County woman had a bench trial in Grundy County last Friday. Read more

Weekend Police Blotter

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. Read more

Seneca Police Department Hires Weapons Officer

The Village of Seneca has hired a new weapons officer. Read more

Suspicious Death Under Investigation

The Will County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a suspicious death. Read more

1 Killed After Semi and Car Collide Near Newark

The LaSalle County Sheriff's Office says one person was killed in a semi vs. car accident near Newark Monday night. Read more

Man Dies From Suspected Heroin Overdose in Coal City

The Grundy County Coroner Office's along with Coal City Police Department are investigating the death of a 26-year-old as a result of suspected heroin overdose.  This death occurred early Monday morning Read more

Veterans Honored At Annual Remembrance in Morris

A Veterans Day remembrance ceremony was held in Morris over the weekend. Read more

Submissions Being Accepted For Home for the Holiday's Lighted Parade

Area businesses and residents are encouraged to register to be part of this year’s Home for the Holiday’s Annual Lighted Holiday Parade, which takes place on Friday, November 23 at 5:30 p.m. Read more

State Rep. Welter Discusses Property Tax Referendum

A property tax referendum that appeared on the General Election ballot has given Illinois lawmakers a chance to debate lowering property taxes in the state.  Read more

Judith Doss of Morris 1941-2018

Judith Ann Doss, 77, of Morris, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018 at home. Born February 9, 1941 in Morris, she was the daughter of the late Charles W. and Enes R. (Girot) Clemens.Judy graduated from St. Angela Academy in Morris. She worked as a CNA for many years at the Grundy County and Lincoln Nursing Homes.  She loved spending quality time… Read more

Carl Allen Erickson of Marseilles 1928 - 2018

Carl Allen Erickson, 90, of Marseilles, IL passed away on November 8, 2018, at Morris Hospital, with his loving family at his side.  Carl is now reunited with his beloved wife of 64 years.  Carl and Mary, “Lived together in happiness and will rest together in peace.” Read more

Carson Robinson of Morris 1939-2018

Carson E. Robinson, 78, was born December 28, 1939 to Maurice and Lillian (Eckmann) Robinson and entered into eternal life on November 2, 2018.  He was preceded in death by his parents and his beloved brother Parker.Visitation will be at the U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home in Morris on Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 4 – 8 p.m.A celebration of l… Read more

Evelyn Leeds of Morris 1944-2018

Evelyn A. Leeds, 74, of Morris, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Park Pointe Healthcare & Rehab with her family at her bedside.Born August 31, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Nelson and Wilma (Dunlap) Mefford.Evelyn worked at Cal’s Printing for many years.She is survived by her sons Larry (Donna) Tincher of Morris and Darren (Ky… Read more

Keith D. Larson of Morris 1937 - 2018

Keith D. Larson, 81 of Morris, passed away early Tuesday morning, November 6, 2018 at his home with his family by his side.Born March 5, 1937 in John Day, Oregon, he was the son of Albert and Luella(Johnson)Larson.  He graduated from Morris High School with the class of 1954.  Keith married Lotte Plitzer on April 6, 1962 and they lived all of thei… Read more

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Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the upper teens.

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