| May 10, 2011
| 12:55 PM
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| Jan 10, 2011
| 6:59 PM
Former Gov. George Ryan's lawyers vowed to continue to seek his release from prison after a federal appeals court today rebuffed his bid for freedom to be at the side of his terminally ill wife.
Ryan's legal team said it would seek the backing of the U....
| May 21, 2012
| 2:37 PM
A 9-year-old Cub Scout from Lockport was killed over the weekend when he fell about 15 feet into a ravine in KankakeeCounty as he was hiking with other scouts, police said.
The accident happened about 4:55 p.m. Saturday in Perry Farm Park, said Ken...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 7:50 AM
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Young Eagles Program – Free Airplane Rides for Kids
Young Eagles is a FREE program offered by the EAA (the Experimental Aircraft Association is a community of enthusiasts who fly, build and restore recreational...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Chicagoland hadn't had much rain so far in June, but that changed Saturday, especially if you live in the southern part of the region.
It was bad enough in Kankakee County that the local office of the National Weather Service issued a flood warning after...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 2:27 PM
A 42-year-old Lynwood man was charged with DUI after he called State Police this morning to say he was out of gas and lost -- and admitted he was drunk.
A police dispatcher tried to get more information but Dante Owens, 42, said he could not remember...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 3:45 AM
The four victims of a murder-suicide in a small farming community southwest of Kankakee will be buried today.
Sara McMeen, who authorities say shot and killed her boyfriend and three children last week in Emington, Ill., before turning the gun on...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 8:27 AM
One person was injured and no fuel spilled after a pickup truck collided with a fuel tanker early Saturday morning.
At 3 a.m. Saturday, the Berrien County Sheriff's Office and Niles Township Fire Department responded to a report of an accident with...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 5:43 PM
Kankakee officials have identified a body found two years ago in a field near a rural subdivision as a former Chicago man missing since 2008, authorities and the man’s family said today.
Ray J. Acklin, whose family said grew up in Chicago and...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 4:41 AM
Plains isMichael McGinnis (from right), Max Johnston, Jorge Gonzalez Graupera and Jorge Rubiera. Photo by Eric Bojanowski.
The dark eyes of the bearded, 6-foot-3-inch Michael McGinnis peer out from tortoise-shell glasses as he sips on Jameson at...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 1:43 PM
A 43-year-old Kankakee County man has died after a single-car crash earlier this week near Momence, Illinois State Police said today.
Lamont Watson of St. Anne was driving alone northbound on 12000 East Road in a 1997 Buick LeSabre about 11:10 p.m....