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.
Multiple Injuries In 2 Separate Crashes On I-55Two separate crashes involving multiple vehicles on Interstate 55 in Will County, leaving several people seriously injured.
50 Pound Asian Carp Caught Near Joliet Considered Moderate In SizeA picture of a giant Asian Carp in the arms of a Joliet fisherman shows why biologists see the fish as a big problem.