2 Charged With Concealing Death Of Woman Found Along Kankakee RiverJonathan “Jon Jon” Rodriguez and Esteban “Steve” Rodriguez each face felony charges of concealment of a death and intimidation.
Woman Drowns In Kankakee River In WilmingtonElizabeth R. Larson, 35, was in an “inflatable water craft” that went over the dam in the Kankakee River, near Park Street and Barnes Drive.
Crews Recover Body Of Boy From Kankakee RiverCrews have recovered the body a 12-year-old boy believed to have drowned in the Kankakee River on Monday.
Girl Dead, Brother Missing After Getting Trapped By Kankakee River DamCrews have resumed their search for a 12-year-old boy believed to have drowned in the Kankakee River on Monday, a day after his 13-year-old sister died trying to save him from the strong current near the Wilmington Dam.
More Rains Bring New Flooding Fears To KankakeeHundreds of homes in far south suburban Kankakee have been inundated with water this month, and the Kankakee River was continuing to rise, after another round of rain overnight.
With Rain On The Way, Kankakee Residents Keeping Close Eye On Rising River Flooding fears are rising along the Kankakee River, where the wet forecast is on everyone’s mind.
Flood Concerns Have Officials Keeping An Eye On Kankakee River Ice JamsIce jams have been forming on bends in the Kankakee River near Wilmington and that's forcing water near, though not yet over, flood stage, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Man Dies After Canoe Capsizes In WilmingtonA 20-year-old man died in far southwest suburban Wilmington overnight, after a canoe capsized on the Kankakee River. Three other people from the boat made it to safety
Photo Of Ice Damage On Trees Along Kankakee RiverThe massive amount of ice that developed during one of the coldest winters in Chicago history is slowly melting and revealing the damage left in its wake.
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.
Kankakee River Bridges To Be Rebuilt On I-57Bridges carrying both north and southbound lanes of I-57 over the riverwill be replaced by December 2015.
Cub Scout Dies After Fall At Kankakee County ParkThe Kankakee County sheriff's office says the death of a Cub scout who fell on a hike Saturday appears to be a tragic accident.