Sunday Week In Review
As municipalities look toward making decisions regarding local authority over recreational cannabis sales, the village of Oswego is polling its residents on how they feel about the issue.
Seven citizens spoke in opposition to the new Hinckley-Big Rock H.S. baseball field at Wednesday night's school board meeting.
Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.
A Yorkville woman was arrested on a number of charges after she allegedly stole money from a customer at a business in Aurora on Friday.
Yorkville Mayor John Purcell says he plans to have a discussion with the Yorkville City Council at their meeting next Tuesday regarding recreational marijuana and it's relation to potential sales in the city when recreational use of up to 30 grams becomes legal next year.
Residents in Little Rock Twp. may have noticed work being done along Miller Rd. where crews have uncovered pipeline.
The Morris Police Department has released more information regarding the fatal crash that occurred on Route 47 over the Illinois River Bridge around 4 p.m. on Sunday, August 18th.
LaSalle County State's Attorney Karen Donnelly's petition to remove the special prosecutor so that her office can appeal the dismissal of charges against former State's Attorney Brian Towne was shot down on Tuesday by LaSalle County Judge Clark Erickson.
Sandwich CUSD #430 officials say that counselors are on hand to assist students and staff, following the passing of a Sandwich High School student on Tuesday.
A lot more discussion will be needed at the county and city level regarding what to do about a long-term plan for Mill Rd., Galena Rd. and Kennedy Rd. in Yorkville.
Water rates were discussed at the Oswego Village Board meeting last night as the debate between trustees took more than one hour.
An Oswego man was arrested for allegedly illegally possessing a weapon during a traffic stop on Tuesday in Oswego.
14th District Democratic Congresswoman Lauren Underwood has joined a group of 120-plus House Democrats vocally in support of an impeachment investigation against President Donald Trump over allegations that his campaign welcomed Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – An investigation of sexual harassment in House Speaker Michael Madigan’s office found that control has been too centralized and discourages complaints about mistreatment.
Minooka Community High School Students are safe following a fire in the building this morning.
Kendall County Circuit Clerk Robyn Ingemunson will not seek re-election in 2020.
Our sister station WCSJ reports that Minooka Community High School has created a Diversity Committee and Training Initiative, based on a program in place in Oswego.
Illinois Governor JB Pritzker says he supports Planned Parenthood's decision to forgo federal funding over a new abortion "gag rule."
At the start of the board meeting for Plano School District #88 on Monday, a dedication ceremony was held in honor of former superintendent Bill Woody.
The Oswego School District 308 Board of Education met Monday night.
Water rates for village residents of Oswego may be going down.
A group of neighbors who live in the 300 block of W. Center St. in Sandwich were in attendance at Monday's Sandwich City Council Committee of the Whole meeting to complain about a business operating in their neighborhood.
Yorkville Police say that a twelve-year-old juvenile student is facing pending charges for Theft after they allegedly stole a computer from a school.
14th District Democratic Congresswoman Lauren Underwood joined senior services advocates in Sandwich on Monday morning to discuss the Older Americans Act and related topics.
The body of a 28 year-old Plainfield man was found Saturday following an apparent rollover crash that remains under investigation by Illinois State Police in Will County.
The Yorkville City Council approved seeking bids in a Request for Proposals for landscaping and a concept plan for a downtown hill near the Historic Kendall County Courthouse.
A Pennsylvania man who was wanted on a warrant in connection with a Mendota shooting has been arrested in Indiana.
Three juveniles sustained minor injuries in a crash in Oswego on Friday afternoon.
A 19 year-old Sandwich man is facing an Unlawful Use of a Weapon charge after he was allegedly found with a switchblade knife that was unlawfully in his possession during a traffic stop on Saturday in Bristol Twp.
A long discussed building is on the Oswego School District 308 Board agenda tonight when the board meets at 7:30 p.m.
At least two people have suffered injuries from a major multiple vehicle accident that occurred in both lanes of Route 47 over the Illinois River Bridge.
Our sister station WLBK reports that the owner of two buildings hit by suspected arsons is suing the city of DeKalb for $10 million.
At Monday night's Committee of the Whole meeting, the Sandwich City Council will discuss a Plan Commission recommendation to grant a Special Use Permit to allow Outer Beauty Tattoo and Piercing to move from the west side of the Indian Springs Shopping Center to the northeast side.
An Aurora man who is currently being held in the Kendall County Jail on Theft charges faces new charges in relation to multiple residential burglaries that occurred in the county in Oct. 2018 and alleged possession of contraband in the county jail.
An Aurora man was sentenced Wednesday to 13 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for sexually assaulting two children that he knew.
The DeKalb County State’s Attorney believes voters need to approve making the DeKalb city clerk an appointed position and says he may take court action to stop the city council from changing the office if they don’t do so themselves.
Officials with the Plano Police Department are currently investigating a fleeing an eluding incident that occurred following an attempted traffic stop on Friday.
Inside the cab of a 1984 orange Chevy truck, she is ready to shift gears and stomp on the gas, the roar of the straining engine smothering the trackside fans.