Eight hospitalized, two dead after “bad batch” of Drugs found in Kankakee County 

      KANKAKEE - The Kankakee County Coroner’s Office is warning residents of a bad batch of drugs that sent eight people to the Emergency room over the weekend, killing two.   Details on...

      Fuel leak caused by passing Train causes Momence road closure, cleanup underway 

      MOMENCE - A fuel leak that’s believed to have come from a train moving through the area has caused...

      Shooting inside Coal City restaurant Saturday leaves chaotic scene, two dead 

      COAL CITY - Two people are dead after a shooting inside a crowded restaurant early Saturday morning. According to the...

      Plainfield Family creates wild Halloween love letter to Stranger Things iconic scene 

      PLAINFIELD - A local Halloween display is attracting global attention for the mystery behind it.  The display features a replica...

      Bourbonnais Teen killed after chase ends in fatal crash at Indiana Stadium 

      BOURBONNAIS - A local teen has died after a chase Thursday ended in a fatal crash that sent his...

      Pier 1 to ‘wind-down’ retail operations across U.S.

      Pier 1 Imports announced in a press release this afternoon they will begin to ‘wind-down’ retail operations as soon as possible.

      118 million direct calls? Why Verizon, T-Mobile needs to step up in crisis for customers.

      AT&T is the lone leader in guaranteeing a nation will not be cut off from communications. At least, for now. Communication giants across the United States...

      Gamestop to close up to 200 stores nationwide

      The company has nearly 6,000 stores here in the United States and over fifty in a fifty-mile radius of Kankakee County alone with its closest location the store in the Bradley Commons off Route 50 in Bradley.

      Papi’s Pizza Cafe to close doors on Sept 19th

      Papi’s Pizza Café at 150 E Station Street in Kankakee and its newest location in Northfield Square Mall has announced it will be shutting its ovens down for good on September 19th.

      ReCharge Coffee Bar opens with Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening

      ReCharge Coffee Bar celebrated its official opening to the public on Friday, August 23, with a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by the Manteno Chamber of Commerce.

      Party With A Plan This Labor Day: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

      The numbers are shocking: In 2017, one person died every 48 minutes in a drunk-driving crash in America. These deaths account for approximately one-third of all traffic deaths each year, with 10,874 deaths occurring in 2017 alone. Even with drunk driving illegal in all 50 states and Washington, DC, the numbers remain similar year after year. Ultimately, drinking and driving is a choice, and it is a choice that puts all road users at risk.