IG Report: Pontiac Corrections Officials fired after failing to respond to 2018 hazing prank 

PONTIAC - A handful of officials at Pontiac Corrections Center have been fired after failing to respond to a hazing and harassment complaint in 2018. The Illinois Inspector Generals office says...

Manteno Fire investigating mobile home fire 

MANTENO - A fire at a mobile home Friday remains under investigation this week. The fire broke out around 9:30...

Former Assistant Warden at Stateville arrested last Wednesday in Kankakee 

KANKAKEE - A former assistant warden at Stateville Correctional Center was arrested last Wednesday on five alleged criminal sex...

BBCHS releases 2023 Illinois State Scholars List

BOURBONNAIS - Bradley Bourbonnais community high school has released the list of the school’s 2023 Illinois State Scholars.  The Illinois...

Man arrested after allegedly attacking Vehicle with Samurai Sword in Indiana 

WHEATFIELD - A man has been arrested on intimidation charges after allegedly attacking a vehicle with a Katana. According to...

Brickstone Brewery owner Ted Giannakopoulos passes

Long-time restaurant owner Ted Giannakopoulos has passed away. Giannakopoulos died at his home in Bourbonnais at the age of 74 on Monday. Throughout this life, Giannakopoulos...

Obituaries: Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Anthony A. St. Louis, 86 of Kankakee, passed away on October 6th, 2019. Visitation is at the Schreffler Funeral Home, Kankakee Chapel, Thursday, October...

Obituaries: Sunday, September 29, 2019

James M. "Sonny" Kincaid, 82, of Momence, IL, passed away Friday, September 27, 2019. Visitation is Tuesday, October 01, 2019, from 3:00 PM until the funeral service at 7:00 PM at the Cotter Funeral Home, Momence, IL.

Obituaries: Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Jamie Pepin-Martin, 40, of Conway, AR, and formerly of Kankakee, passed away Monday, September 16, 2019. A celebration of life is from noon until 4:00 PM PM Saturday, September 28, 2019, at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home in Kankakee.

Obituaries: Monday, September 23, 2019

Mary Ann Piper, 74, of Kankakee passed away September 15, 2019. Visitation is from 9:00 AM until the memorial service at 11:00 AM Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at the Schreffler Funeral Home, Kankakee Chapel.

Obituaries: Wednesday September 18, 2019

Daelin Lee Berg, age 20, of Bourbonnais passed away Saturday, September 14, 2019. Visitation is from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Thursday, September 19, 2019, at Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home in Bourbonnais. A funeral service is at 10:00 AM Friday, September 20, 2019, also at the funeral home.