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  • 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 ...
    June 27, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Plainfield students, families celebrate Chinese immersion program

    PLAINFIELD – Students at Plainfield North High School on Monday demonstrated their knowledge of the Chinese language through kung fu.
    June 27, 2016 - 10:32 pm
  • Braidwood considering police split from WESCOM dispatch

    BRAIDWOOD – There’s a chance 911 calls to the Braidwood Police Department won’t be dispatched by WESCOM employees come February 2017.
    June 27, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Plainfield D-202 board approves stadium video displays

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield District 202 Board of Education approved the purchase and installation of video display boards for all four high school st ...
    June 27, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Taste of Joliet draws high attendance

    JOLIET – More than 50,000 people attended Taste of Joliet during the weekend, according to preliminary counts from the Joliet Park District.
    June 27, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Brother James Gaffney reflects on 28 years as president of Lewis University

    ROMEOVILLE – With Brother James Gaffney preparing to leave after 28 years as president at Lewis University, it was fitting that there were two constru ...
    June 27, 2016 - 10:24 pm
  • SUV destroyed in fire at I-80 and Center Street in Joliet

    JOLIET – An SUV was destroyed in a fire Monday evening in Joliet.The incident occurred at 5:30 p.m. ...
    June 27, 2016 - 8:55 pm
  • Police report: Teen was driving Morris District 54 principal's SUV during fatal crash

    MORRIS – The 16-year-old boy behind the wheel of an SUV that struck a Morris couple as they were bicycling last week was driving a vehicle owned by th ...
    June 27, 2016 - 10:29 pm
  • Will County state's attorney won't charge Joliet Councilman McFarland

    JOLIET – The Will County State's Attorney's Office will not file charges against Joliet Councilman Jim McFarland regarding his use of government envel ...
    June 27, 2016 - 10:28 pm
  • Man dies in 2-motorcycle crash in Joliet Township

    JOLIET TOWNSHIP – Police say two motorcycles were involved in a crash that killed a Monee man Saturday.
    June 27, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • Michelle Obama, daughters in Africa to push girls' education

    KAKATA, Liberia – First lady Michelle Obama visited a leadership camp for girls in Liberia to launch her latest Africa visit Monday, urging the teens ...
    June 27, 2016 - 5:28 pm
  • Joliet police, firefighters save duckling

    Joliet Fire Department Capt. Rodney Leggero described it as the cutest thing in the world when his colleagues rescued a duckling Sunday.
    June 27, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • Joliet police: Man threatened at gunpoint in East Side park

    JOLIET – A man is charged after he was accused of threatening another man at gunpoint at an East Side park.
    June 27, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Study: Donald Trump's budget, tax plans add at least $10 trillion to debt

    WASHINGTON – A new Washington study says Donald Trump's tax and budget plans would make the national debt skyrocket by $10 trillion or more over the c ...
    June 27, 2016 - 2:41 pm
  • Hillary Clinton, Elizabeth Warren meet for first 2016 campaign event

    CINCINNATI – Elizabeth Warren offered an impassioned endorsement of Hillary Clinton on Monday morning, symbolically unifying the Democratic Party behi ...
    June 27, 2016 - 2:39 pm
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