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  • Donald Trump promises to 'work something out' on undocumented children in the United States

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's promise to "work something out" for immigrants brought here illegally as kids is dividing fellow Republicans, underscoring ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • Surgeon General calls youth vaping a public health threat

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. surgeon general is calling e-cigarettes an emerging public health threat to the nation's youth.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 8:35 am
  • Obama and Trump hurled insults, now trade pleasantries

    WASHINGTON – Did anyone see it coming, the apparent new rapport between President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump?
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 8:35 am
  • Donald Trump criticized a union leader on Twitter. He got threatening calls.

    WASHINGTON – The union president slammed by Donald Trump on Twitter challenged the president-elect Thursday to back up his claim that a deal to discou ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • Competitive Power Ventures holds community forum

    COAL CITY – Competitive Power Ventures held an open house Tuesday night at Coal City High School to showcase the state-of-the-art electric generating ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • Balkema remains as Grundy County board chairman

    MORRIS – Chris Balkema will retain the chairman seat on the Grundy County Board.On Monday night, the ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Quick News

    Joliet police to conduct holiday traffic enforcementJOLIET – The Joliet Police Department will parti ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Rock Island Clean Line appeals 3rd Appellate Court decision

    MORRIS – The fight continues in the proposed Rock Island Clean Line (RICL) project as the Illinois Supreme Court has decided to review the 3rd Appella ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Joliet D-86 board approves firm to assess building conditions

    JOLIET – The Joliet Public Schools District 86 board approved an agreement with a Chicago-based company to assess the conditions of the district’s bui ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Joliet East alumni share close-knit bond

    JOLIET – Joliet East High School has been closed for 33 years but alumni still share a bond and the history of the school will soon be memorialized in ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Ohio GOP wants to add 20-week abortion ban to heartbeat bill

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks under a bill Republican lawmakers hoped to pass Wednesday and add to legislation already on ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:04 pm
  • Timeline for Joliet's Rialto takeover proposal is uncertain

    JOLIET – Joliet City Manager Jim Hock introduced Tuesday night to the City Council a proposal and path for the city to take over the Rialto Square The ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Police: Man threatened to beat up Joliet District 204 staff, superintendent

    JOLIET – A Shorewood man has been arrested after allegedly twice threatening to beat up Joliet Township High School District 204 personnel.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:56 pm
  • Marital privilege at issue in Joliet murder case

    JOLIET – Some of the statements a Joliet man made after allegedly killing his mother will not be used in his murder trial, a judge ruled Friday.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • Walsh gives state of the county address at Joliet Chamber luncheon

    JOLIET – Business leaders, as well as officials from Will County and the city of Joliet, and others gathered Wednesday for the monthly Joliet Chamber ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:51 pm
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