Vote by mail option postcards set to arrive in mailboxes for the second time soon 

KANKAKEE - Be prepared for another round of vote-by-mail postcards arriving to mailboxes across the area soon. The second round of postcards is part of a new voting option law put...

Child killed after being hit by Bus Friday afternoon 

PARK FOREST - A 7-year-old child is being mourned by staff and students of a local school Saturday morning...

Dog gets loose, discovers body of Frankfort man missing since November in woods off Route 30

FRANKFORT - A dog who got off their leash last Thursday and ran into some nearby woods led their...

Special Cache!  Illinois Dog makes Illinois history during Bourbonnais arrest 

BOURBONNAIS - A local man’s arrest Monday would not have been possible without the help of a very uniquely...

Middle School Student’s quick thinking helped avoid Child Abduction Thursday 

STEGER - A middle school students’ quick actions saved her from an attempted abduction attempt Thursday morning. According to Steger...

Obituaries: Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Judith A. Phillips, 81, of Bourbonnais passed away September 15, 2019. Visitation is at 10:00 AM until the memorial service at 11:00 AM Saturday, September 21, 2019, at Schreffler Funeral Home, Kankakee Chapel.

Obituaries: Friday, September 13, 2019

Betty A. Sharper, 83, of Kankakee, passed away on Thursday, September 12, 2019. Visitation is from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM Monday, September 16, 2019, at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home in Kankakee. Additional visitation is from 10:00 AM the funeral service at 11:00 AM Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at Zion Lutheran Church in Bonfield.

Obituaries: Thursday, September 12, 2019

Gregory S. Weglarz, 71, of Momence, IL, passed away on Monday, September 9, 2019. Visitation is Monday, September 16, 2019, from 9:30 AM until...

Obituaries: Monday, September 9, 2019

Merrill M. Redman, 90, of Watseka passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2019. Visitation is from 9:00 AM until the 10:00 AM memorial service...

Obituaries: Sunday, September 8, 2019

Normalea Stearns, 86 formerly of Momence, IL passed away Thursday, September 5, 2019. Visitation is from 1:00 PM until the funeral service at 3:00 PM at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses, Momence, IL Sunday, September 15, 2019.

Obituaries: Friday, September 6, 2019

Sharon J. Reed, 75, of Bourbonnais, passed away on Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Visitation is from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Monday, September 9, 2019, at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home in Kankakee. Visitation is from 10:00 AM until the 11:00 AM funeral service on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at River Valley Christian Fellowship in Bourbonnais.