Semi Driver Dead In Two-Truck Collision Near Coal City
Support Group Seeks To Help Hoarders Find Cause Of Their CompulsionHealth officials in southwest suburban Grundy County have begun reaching out to people known as hoarders, to provide help for a relatively rare mental health disorder.
Ice Jams Close Bridge On Kankakee River, Threaten HomesWhile the threat of flooding has eased in much of the Chicago area, there's still concern about the Kankakee River, because of ice jams in the water.
Missing Teen Found SafeA 13-year-old boy who has been missing since Monday afternoon was found safe.
Governor Asks For 11 Counties To Be Named Federal Disaster AreasOn Thursday, the entire Illinois congressional delegation and Gov. Quinn asked President Obama for federal flood-relief funds.
Governor Declares 38 Counties Disaster Areas Due To FloodsThe designation will help speed and expand access to state emergency resources and allow the governor to pursue federal relief and support, a statement from the governor’s office said.
Extra-Alarm Fire Engulfs Warehouse In Coal CityFirefighters spent several hours Thursday working to put out an extra-alarm blaze at a warehouse building in far southwest suburban Grundy County.
Body Found After House Fire In Grundy CountyA person was found dead after a house fire in Grundy County, Morris police said.
Possible Bomb Threat Prompts Search Of Southwest Suburban SchoolBomb-sniffing dogs searched a Grundy County middle school complex after a threat was found written on a bathroom wall, the Herald-News is reporting.
Volunteer Firefighters' Equipment Seized In Financial DisputeAn entire fire department in Grundy County has been effectively shut down, all because of a fight over money.
Prison Inmate Suspected Of Mailing Powder To Grundy CourthouseAuthorities have identified a prison inmate as the person allegedly responsible for sending a suspicious powder to the Grundy County courthouse last month.
Letter With White Powder Found At Grundy County CourthouseFive people have been taken to the hospital as a precaution after opening a letter containing an unknown white power at the courthouse in Grundy County.