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Tillamook County Creamery Association to Build First Midwest Ice Cream Plant

CHICAGO, IL - Tillamook County Creamery Association, a farmer-owned dairy cooperative, announced plans to establish its first Midwest ice cream factory in Decatur, Illinois.  The company, which was founded in 1909...

Tacos for a Cause: Fundraiser to Support Mental Health Services in Kankakee County

BRADLEY, IL - Later this evening, TACO JOHN'S, located at 484 S. Kennedy Drive, Bradley, will host a fundraiser...

Motorcyclist Killed in Indiana Crash on I-80

GARY, Ind. - A motorcyclist died on Tuesday night after colliding with a semi-truck on the eastbound lanes of...

Unidentified 1980 Murder Victim Identified Through Genetic Genealogy

LOCKPORT, IL - The Will County Coroner's office announced on March 15, 2023, that a previously unidentified murder...

Coroner identifies victims of fatal Route 45 wreck

PEOTONE, IL – The Will County Coroner's Office has released the names of the two victims killed in...

YouTube personalities arrested before “Storm Area 51” Event

Two YouTube personalities from the Netherlands have been arrested in Nye County for trespassing on a military base just days before the "Storm Area 51" Facebook Event.

Bradley-Bourbonnais’ “Magical Summer of the 8-10-year-old All-Stars”

The game provided plenty of excitement as a packed crowd witnessed the All-Stars battle back from an early 3-0 deficit to win 9-4 over a very good Jackie Robinson West team. The championship game featured standout performances from Grady Trammel, Liam Martin, Nick Pignatiello, and Noah Drake.

Meijer donates over $5,000 in gift cards to local Food Pantry

Meijer #301 in Bradley announced today that Wesley’s Table Food Mission, a mission of Wesley United Methodist Church in Bradley, would be the recipient of their Simply Give Campaign! As the recipient, Wesley’s Table Food Pantry will receive $5,000 in Meijer Gift Cards towards the use of their mission.

Music Fest Success: 11,000 Attend Kankakee Festival

Over the weekend of July 26-27, 11,000 people came out for music, food, and art at the Kankakee Merchant Street Music Fest. “We had...

WORTH SHARING: CSL breaks ground on new entrance

Officials were on hand Wednesday for a groundbreaking ceremony of a new traffic light on Route 50, designed to aid congestion at the intersection...

New sewage and garbage rates hit Bourbonnais this month

Residents of Bourbonnais will see an increase on their monthly sewage and garage bills starting next month. The increase, a result of increased sewer operating costs, will see a single-family home increase of around $6.50 per month. The last time the village raised sewage rates was July 2017.