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  • Plainfield Township names highway commissioner

    PLAINFIELD – Employee Ken Marland has been selected by Plainfield Township officials to become the new highway commissioner following the death of Sam ...
    NEW: Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:02 am
  • Police Reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Will County Sheriff’s Office. Individuals listed in P ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Quick News

    Dresden at full power MORRIS – Operators at Dresden Generating Station have returned Unit 2 to full ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • New Lenox response team places second in CERT skills competition

    NEW LENOX – Participating in the fifth annual Prairie State CERT Challenge was an adrenaline rush for Mike English.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • The circus may be coming to town

    JOLIET – A European-style circus may come to Joliet toward the end of October. City officials in Jol ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Changes aim to make early voting easier

    JOLIET – James McCallum casts his ballot before Election Day every year because it’s easy.“It’s alwa ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Armed man robs Joliet restaurant

    JOLIET - A man with a gun in his jacket robbed a fast food restaurant Sunday evening.The robbery occ ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Morris school closed after small fire

    MORRIS – Morris firefighters were called to Premier Academy about 11:30 a.m. Monday for a report of smoke after lights went out on the building's firs ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Civil War re-enactment offers lesson in history

    CHANNAHON – Dollinger Family Farm was transformed into a battleground this weekend when it hosted the 19th Civil War Days re-enactment.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:49 pm
  • Public can comment on Lockport dam replacement

    LOCKPORT – The state seeks public comment on a proposal to remove the Texaco Dam on the Illinois & Michigan Canal.
    UPDATED: Oct. 21, 2014 - 9:22 am

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