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  • Styf: We'll continue to do our best to give you the most local news possible

    I'll start by thanking the readers who came out to the Joliet chamber expo at the Louis Joliet Mall on Friday.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:01 am
  • Styf: Welcoming Cubs expert Bruce Miles to Shaw Media's team

    You might have noticed something new in the Cubs coverage in our sports pages since pitchers and catchers reported for spring training,
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:38 pm
  • Letter:

    To the Editor:In your Thursday, Feb. 16 paper, you had the Joliet-area legislators reactions to Raun ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Maybe Flynn was right person for job

    To the Editor:Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was asked to resign because he lied to ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Styf: Stop by and say hi at Joliet chamber expo

    Since I started here in October, I have asked readers to call, email or write to me about what they care about.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:19 pm
  • Proud to be a longtime Joliet Noon Lions Club member

    To the Editor:As a proud and 30-year active member in the Joliet Noon Lions Club, I’ve been privileg ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Lieberman: Don’t rely on pharmacies to catch drug interactions

    When you fill a prescription at your local pharmacy, you assume the medicine you receive is safe and won’t interact badly with other drugs you’re taki ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • First responders are our local heroes

    To the Editor:A person only has to watch the nightly news or read the newspaper to see an increase i ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Letter: Senators should think hard before voting to approve Pruitt for EPA

    To the Editor:This is an open letter to Senators Richard Durbin and Tammy Duckworth.As a grandmother ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Letter: Congrats to Joliet Township High Schools for AP award

    To the Editor:Congratulations to Joliet Township and thank you to The Herald-News for highlighting t ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Letter: No happy hour for Atlanta Falcons

    To the Editor:After losing to the Patriots in the Super Bowl, the Falcons had to cancel their “Happy ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Letter: Reduce budget expenditures

    To the Editor:The State of Illinois’ legislature’s inability to come to grips with the financial cri ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Letter: Maybe contractor was charging too much

    To the Editor:In the Sunday (Feb. 12) edition, there was an article about the ongoing construction o ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Letter: Combat lies by printing the truth

    To the Editor:I agree with most of Kevin Lyons’ editorial of Jan. 31 in The Herald-News regarding th ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Adventures in babysitting the grand-twins

    A day I long anticipated and, at the same time, dreaded, finally arrived last Tuesday.Babysitting th ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:21 pm
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