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  • Maier, Morris District 54, come to resignation agreement

    After returning from closed session Monday evening, the Morris School District 54 school board approved a resignation agreement for Principal Chris Ma ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 10:14 pm
  • Missouri S&T announces honor list

    ROLLA, MO - Missouri University of Science and Technology announces the names of students who made the honor list for the Fall 2016 semester.
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 8:02 pm
  • Farmers’ interest in dicamba use to be discussed

    Farmers’ increasing interest in the use of dicamba to manage weed pressure as well as improve crop yields for increased revenue both will be addressed ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 3:02 pm
  • First National Bank of Dwight acquires Seneca Branch of MB Financial Bank

    DWIGHT - The First National Bank of Dwight has become the new name for the former MB Financial Bank branch at 395 S Main Street in Seneca. It was purc ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 3:01 pm
  • Gardner responds to structure fire Sunday morning

    GARDNER - At about 5 a.m. Sunday morning, Gardner Fire Protection District responded to a structure fire at 930 S. Campus Road.
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 9:37 am
  • Three Rivers Festival grant proposals being accepted

    Proposals for funding are being accepted for the Channahon’s Three Rivers Festival Community Support Grant program. 
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 11:59 am
  • Prairie Singers celebrate 29 seasons

    OTTAWA – The Prairie Singers continue their 29th season of music making with their spring concert series titled, “The Unexpected Song.”
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Making use of national leadership conference

    A few weeks back, I hopped a plane to Washington, D.C., for the 27th annual National Leadership Forum put on by National Community Anti-Drug Coalition ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 6:42 am
  • Grundy County Health Deparment looking for gardeners

    MORRIS – In 2017, the Grundy County Health Deparment is looking to local area agencies as well as residents of the community to make their garden bett ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:58 am
  • Prom Expo to put spotlight on safe dating

    This Saturday, teen girls from the Grundy County area are encouraged to attend Prom Expo 2017 to learn about safe dating and to take home a free prom ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:56 am
  • The Purpose of a Funeral

    When we experience a death, a funeral service fills the needs of those left behind. It not only provides respectful care of your loved one that has di ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:36 am
  • Crash involving semi, multiple other vehicles closes northbound lanes on I-55 near Channahon

    All three lanes of northbound Interstate 55 near Channahon were closed during the morning rush hour Friday after a crash involving a semitrailer and m ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 6:37 am
  • Minooka students earn awards at TSA competition

    MINOOKA – Several members of Minooka Community High School’s chapter of the Technology Student Association earned recognition at the 2016-17 IL-TSA St ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 7:15 am
  • January home sales up in Will and Grundy counties

    After a small dip in December, home sales in January inched higher in Will and Grundy counties.Accor ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 7:03 am
  • Morris Community High School Drama Club plans pre-Oscar celebration

    MORRIS – The Morris Community High School Drama club will participate in hosting the biggest night of stage history in the year – the Academy Awards.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:57 am
  • High school sports – bang for the buck

    Maybe it was the unseasonably mild weather, but this winter high school sports season seemed to pass much more quickly that some of those in the past.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:56 am
  • Gotta Do It 5: Feb. 23-March 1

    MARDI GRASWHEN: 5-6 p.m. on TuesdayWHERE: Morris Public LibraryCOST & INFO: The library will be host ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 7:08 am
  • Morris Ambulance driver involved in crash

    MORRIS – Around 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22, a Morris Fire Protection and Ambulance District / Kurtz EMS Service Ambulance was involved in a crash on ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:56 am
  • Faculty comes out ahead of the Fuzz on the basketball court

    MORRIS – The Fuzz team, comprised of local police officers, decided to take a different strategy in this year’s Faculty vs. Fuzz charity basketball ga ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Public invited to 7th annual Night at the Races

    MORRIS – Inside the gym of Immaculate Conception School, horses will line up ready to take the lead in their respective race, for funny money that is.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:19 am
  • Coal City schools celebrate a century

    COAL CITY – When Linda Zelinko walked the halls of the Coal City school located at 305 E. Division St., it was the Coal City High School.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 6:27 am
  • Morris City Council approves upcoming activities

    MORRIS – The Morris City Council met Tuesday night for its regular meeting. After calling the board ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 6:26 am
  • JJC board receives tax abatement proposal for Minooka Marriott hotel project

    JOLIET – The Joliet Junior College board received another property tax abatement request at Tuesday’s meeting – this time for a new hotel development ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 6:23 am
  • Joliet Junior College president receives student feedback on tuition increase proposal

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College President Judy Mitchell told the board Tuesday that students she spoke with were understanding and supportive of the co ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 6:56 am
  • Becoming part of the team

    MORRIS - Each year, the Morris Faculty take on the Fuzz in a charity game to help earn money to send out local Special Olympians to Bloomington to pla ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 6:49 am
  • Grundy County grand jury indictments

    MORRIS — Grundy County State’s Attorney Jason Helland, has announced that on February 15, 2017, the grand jury has returned the following indictments. ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 6:40 am
  • Millikin University announces Fall 2016 dean's list

    DECATUR — The following students were named to the Dean's List at Millikin University for fall 2016. 
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 6:42 am
  • An Extraordinary Life: South Wilmington weekend priest loved his people and they loved him

    SOUTH WILMINGTON – The Rev. Matthew Mazzuchelli loved God.He also loved his family, St. Bede Abbey i ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 6:55 am
  • Minnoka District 111 official: Dual credit classes benefit students

    MINOOKA – Minooka Community High School offers more dual credit classes than many other high schools, Director of Curriculum and Instruction Janel Grz ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 6:55 am
  • Morris resident finds passion in Waxed Hands

    COAL CITY – As a child, Morris resident Rick Reichman had a wax mold made of his hands, but the uncomfortable process was limited to older ages becaus ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 1:10 pm
  • Can’t get enough animals? Check out these places:

    Warmer weather will bring more opportunities to get outside. Here are four places worth checking out in Northern Illinois.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 6:56 am
  • Trucker sentenced to 10 years in prison for crash that killed 5

    JOLIET – A truck driver who fell asleep at the wheel and killed five people in a 2014 crash on Interstate 55 was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in pri ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 11:23 pm
  • Essex Township clerk arrested, charged with stealing $94,000 from taxpayers

    ESSEX TOWNSHIP – The Essex Township clerk was arrested Thursday for allegedly using taxpayer money for personal expenses, according to the Illinois At ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:52 am
  • An item for everyone

    MORRIS – When it comes to fundraising, making sure there is something for everyone to bid on is the key.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 1:12 pm
  • Morris speech team members qualify for state

    MORRIS – The Morris Redskins Speech Team experienced another award-winning competition season this year, with three members of the team earning the ri ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:43 am
  • Employee to seek Equal Employment Opportunity Commission action against Morris Hospital

    MORRIS – When Brandi Green was allegedly served an indefinite suspension, initially unpaid, from Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers on Feb. 1, she f ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 7:01 am
  • All in the name of love

    MINOOKA – In 1963, a New Jersey city boy with an assignment to serve our country in France swept a small-town West Virginia girl off her feet and invi ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:37 am
  • Grundy County board discusess Brisbin Road

    MORRIS – Grundy County is looking at ways to save money as it moves forward with the construction of Brisbin Road in order to get new facilities to th ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 1:08 pm
  • Grundy County is a county of giving

    Grundy County is a county like no other. I don’t say this because I was raised my whole life here, ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 7:39 am
  • Coal City Schools take a trip back in time as the intermiediate school celebrates 100 years

    COAL CITY – Coal City Intermediate School will ask former students and history buffs to take a walk down memory lane this Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 3:56 pm
  • 7 best bars to watch a game in Morris and Coal City

    Here's a list of the 7 best sports bars in Morris and Coal City, as voted on by our readers in the 2016 Grundy Area Reader's Choice competition.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 6:45 am
  • Teaching the next generation of poms

    MORRIS – About a hundred young women in grades pre-kindergarten through eighth clustered in groups at the Morris Community High School gymnasium Satur ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 6:36 am
  • Morris High receives donation from Morris Woman's Club

    MORRIS – The Morris Community High School Board meeting Monday night was short but full of good news about students and community members
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 6:47 am
  • Grundy Area police briefs

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department. Individuals liste ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 6:46 am
  • Morris Gala keeps patients moving

    MORRIS – Sparkly evening gowns and men in tuxes made their way through a host of auction items Saturday night at the 49th Annual Auxiliary Charity Gal ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 6:38 am
  • Four area seniors receive DAR Good Citizen Awards

    MORRIS – Four area high school seniors appeared before the Alida C. Bliss chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 6:59 am
  • Gardner Grade School Honor Roll

    Gardner Grade School's second quarter honor roll3rd GradeHonorable MentionNatalie Kisel, Evan Leonar ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 6:46 am
  • Diamond student earns Dean's List at Lincoln Memorial University

    HARROGATE, TN -- Hope Johnson, of Diamond earned Dean's List recognition for the Fall 2016 semester at Lincoln Memorial University (LMU). To be placed ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 6:57 am
  • Fairway views and a floor-to-ceiling fireplace: 21 photos of a $359,900 Morris home for sale

    Check out 21 photos of this $359,900 Morris home for sale ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 1:08 pm
  • Pellegrini moves to phase three of the post-conviction hearings

    MORRIS - The state's motion to dismiss a post-conviction appeal from Kenton Pellegrini was denied on Thursday in the courtroom of Robert Marsaglia.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 6:48 am
  • 6 brilliant B&B experiences across Northern Illinois

    Galena and Chicago aren’t the only places to find great bed-and-breakfast experiences in northern Illinois. Visitors seeking unique and luxurious lodg ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 6:54 am
  • A game room, a barn and plenty of open space: 18 photos of a $420,000 home for sale in Verona

    Check out this southern Grundy County luxury home for sale for $420,000 ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 10:26 am
  • Illinois spring trout fishing season opens April 1

    SPRINGFIELD – The 2017 Illinois Spring Trout Fishing Season opens on Saturday, April 1, at 52 ponds, lakes and streams throughout the state. 
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 6:49 am
  • Grundy County area police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department. Individuals liste ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 6:46 am
  • Minooka library hosts historian for gangland ghost story event

    MINOOKA – Judy Delaney of Minooka attended the St. Valentine's Day Massacre event at the Three Rivers Library Minooka Branch to hear historian, author ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 6:54 am
  • Gotta Do It

    United Methodist church to hold Sunday school chili supperThe 22nd annual event will take place from ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 7:05 am
  • Watching the weather

    COAL CITY – Most of the tornadoes in the Grundy County area occur April through June and most commonly between 2 to 8 p.m. They can crop up at any tim ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Morris Fire Protection and Ambulance District puts new tower ladder truck in service

    MORRIS – At 100 feet tall, the Morris Fire Protection and Ambulance District’s new ladder truck has the ability to save lives and property in a way no ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 6:35 am
  • Channahon may be freezing pay for elected officials

    CHANNAHON – The Channahon Village Board is considering decreasing the compensation the village gives its eight elected officials for meeting attendanc ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 6:46 am
  • Art filled expierience

    MORRIS – Works from Matisse, Dali, Picasso and Chagall hung on the walls of The Exibit Fine Arts Center & Gallery in Morris on Saturday night during i ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 6:37 am
  • Collaboration is key in Habitat’s new initiative

    Collaboration. In the nonprofit industry we continually hear about collaboration.Collaboration is ne ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • Grundy County Sheriff's Department at odds with Teamsters Local 700

    MORRIS – On Feb. 1, Teamsters Local 700 filed an Unfair Labor Practice with the Illinois Labor Relations Board against the Grundy County Sheriff and G ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 6:50 am
  • Fire above Clayton's Tap causes evacuation of Morris dance school

    MORRIS – The Morris Fire Protection and Ambulance District responded to a fire about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in downtown Morris.
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 6:45 am
  • Grundy County area church briefs

    Living Water Church of the Nazarene to hold two eventsThe church, located at 118 E. Jefferson St. in ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 6:32 pm
  • Grundy County Summer Internship’s fifth year has 51 paid opportunities

    Think it is too early for your junior or senior to have an internship?  Think again!The Grundy Count ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 6:52 am
  • Catholic Schools Week unites students at Immaculate Conception

    “V-I-C-T-O-R-Y … That’s our eighth-grade battle cry,” screamed Emily Ammer, Kate Steed and Emily Wilson.
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 6:49 am
  • Morris approves annex near new Costco plant, grants business licenses

    MORRIS – City of Morris council voted unanimously to approve an annexation agreement between the City of Morris and Costco Whole Corporation for the a ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 6:51 am
  • Former resident of Coal City, Carbon Hill charged with ex-wife's Wheaton murder

    WHEATON – A 56-year-old man with ties to Coal City and Carbon Hill is in custody on a $2 million bond after being charged with the Jan. 30 murder of h ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 6:57 am
  • Grundy County grand jury indictments

    MORRIS - Grundy County State’s Attorney Jason Helland, has announced that on Feb. 1, the grand jury has returned the following indictments. The public ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 6:52 am
  • Grundy County Republican Central Committee looks to fill county board seat

    MORRIS – The Grundy County Republican Central Committee is seeking applicants interested in filling the vacancy of former Grundy County Board member V ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • Morris Area Public Library has new interim director

    MORRIS – An interim director has been hired at Morris Area Public Library, as trustees try to bridge the gap between former director Lorene Kennard, w ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 9:24 pm
  • Catholic Charities in need of Grundy County volunteers to sit with seniors in the community

    GRUNDY COUNTY - Catholic Charities’ Senior Companion Program (SCP) is looking for people 55 years and older who are interested in visiting with anothe ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 6:42 am
  • Local student named to Dean's List at Butler University

    INDIANPOLIS - Eric Robinson, a Sports Media major from Morris, has been named to the Butler University Dean's List for the fall 2016 semester.
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 6:49 am
  • Illinois State Police raise funds for Illinois Special Olympics

    BLOOMINGTON - Illinois State Police (ISP) officials from Zone 5 Investigations presented a check for $2,000 today to Special Olympics Illinois at the ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 6:47 am
  • Morris native Elizabeth Guthrie graduates from Marquette University

    MILWAUKEE- Elizabeth Guthrie of Morris has graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis. Guthrie earned a Master of Science in Nursing.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 4:13 pm
  • Morris' Samantha Helland graduates from University of Iowa

    IOWA CITY, IA- Samantha Helland, a native of Morris, received a Bachelor of Arts-Elementary Education degree from the University of Iowa at the close ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 4:12 pm
  • Coal City Native makes Becker College Dean's list

    WORCESTER, MA -- Nathaniel Schwier of Coal City was named to the Becker College Dean's List for the Fall 2016 semester. Schwier is pursing a Bachelor ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 4:11 pm
  • Super Bowl in the sanctuary

    MORRIS - Living Water Church of the Nazarene celebrates the Super Bowl by hosting a party within their church giving people an alternative to the bar ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 6:40 am
  • 7 Ways to Stay Safe Online

    Every year, millions of consumers fall victim to cybercrime. According to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center consumers lost more than $1 billio ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:08 am
  • An Extraordinary Life: Minooka area priest served the Diocese of Joliet's Deaf Apostolate Ministry

    The Rev. Mark Fracaro loved theater so much that he had season passes to at least four theaters in Chicago, said Robert Weierman, Fracaro’s cousin and ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:37 am
  • Joliet Junior College hosts culinary regionals, comes in second

    JOLIET – “Four seconds, Ryan!”Michael Rodriguez called out this reminder to Ryan Clemente, captain o ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 6:43 am
  • Firefighters respond to garage fire Saturday morning in Morris

    MORRIS – The Morris Fire Protection and Ambulance District responded to a garage fire Saturday morning at 1800 Charles Street in Morris.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 6:34 am
  • Minooka District 111 board approves property tax abatements for 2 businesses

    MINOOKA – The Minooka Community High School District 111 school board Thursday evening approved granting property tax abatements to two Minooka busine ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 6:39 am
  • Geiger resigns from Grundy County Board effective immediately

    MORRIS – Vicki Geiger, who represents District 1 on the Grundy County Board, submitted her resignation, effective immediately, on Wednesday.
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 6:33 am
  • Early voting open for Morris consolidated primary election

    MORRIS – Grundy County Clerk Kay Olson would like to remind registered voters who reside in the City of Morris, Ward 2, they may early vote through Mo ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 6:37 am
  • Sweet Shopping

    MORRIS – February is here and with it comes thoughts of Valentine’s Day and the gifts associated with it.
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 6:54 am
  • We Care combines Resource Day, mobile pantry

    MORRIS – Each month, several agencies that serve Grundy County have brought their information and set up tables at We Care of Grundy County to share w ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 6:53 am
  • Taking away the stigma of mental illness

    Ah, it’s February.The month of red roses, pink hearts, frilly Valentine’s Day cards, and dreary weat ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 6:52 am
  • Women know heart disease symptoms

    COAL CITY – February is Heart Health Month, physicians and patients are stepping up to remind folks to be aware of the symptoms of heart disease and t ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 6:41 am
  • Joliet Junior College president shares pillars for college's success

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College President Judy Mitchell shared her vision for the college’s future success to a crowd of local leaders Wednesday.
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 6:49 am
  • Joliet Junior College seeks student support in face of state money woes

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College officials are looking to get students to reach out to state lawmakers as the college considers raising tuition because ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 10:53 pm
  • JJC officials plan next year's budget with tuition increase options

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College officials are seeking a tuition increase to help with potential financial issues that several at Tuesday’s Board of Tru ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 10:44 pm
  • Valentine’s Day fundraiser to help feed those in need in Grundy County

    MORRIS – Grundy County Resource Organization NFP is hosting its inaugural Valentine’s Day fundraiser offering roses, heart-shaped chocolate chip cooki ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 8:13 am
  • Judge hears evidence on post-conviction hearing for Pellegrini

    MORRIS - Kenton Pellegrini was not in court Tuesday but his attorney Douglas Johnson with the Law Offices of Kathleen T Zellner P.C. was along with fa ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 6:18 am
  • Morris Woman's Club takes aim at domestic violence

    MORRIS - The Morris Woman's Club wants to get out the message to young people who are dating or beginning to date what a healthy relationship looks li ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 6:19 am
  • Grundy County area police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department. Individuals liste ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 6:50 am
  • Morris Hospital Auxiliary Gala to Support Patient Transportation

    MORRIS – The Morris Hospital Auxiliary is hosting its 49th annual Charity Gala on Saturday, Feb. 11 at Jennifer’s Garden, 555 Gore Road, Morris, with ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 6:20 am
  • Morris Hospital Cardiovascular Specialists adds fourth cardiologist

    MORRIS – Board certified cardiologist and electrophysiologist Muhammad Marwali, M.D., Ph.D., has joined Morris Hospital Cardiovascular Specialists.
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 6:11 am
  • Corn Festival Board honors Sue Morse at annual appreciation dinner

    MORRIS - Shocked. Humbled.Those are the words Sue Morse of Morris said to describe how she felt Satu ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 6:49 am
  • Will-Grundy Medical Clinic holds open house

    JOLIET – The Will-Grundy Medical Clinic will hold an open house Feb. 9 as a recruitment event for new members for its board of directors.
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 6:53 am
  • Area students named to Monmouth College Dean's List for 2016 fall semester

    MONMOUTH - Below is the Fall 2016 Dean’s List for Monmouth College students from the Grundy County area.
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 4:13 pm
  • Channahon and Minooka Knights of Columbus reach milestone in blood donations

    CHANNAHON - The Knights of Columbus are proud to announce it received its 4,000th blood donation at its Jan 28th drive at St Ann's Parish Hall. The Kn ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 4:14 pm
  • Local students announced to the Elmhurst College Dean's List for the 2016 fall term

    ELMHURST - Alison Overton of Morris and Nicole Murphy of Dwight are among the students named to the Elmhurst College Dean’s List for the Fall Term of ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 4:12 pm
  • Minooka Student on Northwestern College in Iowa dean's list

    ORANGE CITY, Iowa—Emma VanDrie, a student at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa, has earned a spot on the Academic Dean’s List for the fall 201 ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 4:12 pm
  • Two Morris natives named to Saint Mary's College Dean's List for fall 2016 semester

    NOTRE DAME, Ind.- Saint Mary's College named the following students, Monica Davy and Alyssa Rogers both of Morris, to the Dean's List for the fall 201 ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 6:51 am
  • 13 photos of a downtown Morris home for sale that was built in 1911

    Check out this downtown Morris home for sale. The home was built in 1911. ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 4:16 pm
  • Pearl Harbor survivor honored for his service to our country from Coal City St. Juvin Post 1336

    STREATOR - Hobart (Hoby) Van Deventer, WWII Army Veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor received a commemorative throw honoring his service to our country ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 6:22 am
  • Morris Varsity Poms named Class 1A state runner up

    MORRIS - After the Morris Varsity Poms won the title of sectional champions for the fifth year in a row in January and then they headed to state.
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 3:11 pm
  • Channahon last stop for Smithsonian exhibit

    CHANNAHON – The Four Rivers Environmental Education Center is the sixth and final stop for a Smithsonian Institution display on water and how it affec ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 6:43 am