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Woman Dies After South Suburban Crash

A 37-year-old south suburban woman died at a Chicago hospital on Tuesday after a traffic crash near Monee.


The state of Illinois continues to buy land for a third Chicago airport. (CBS)

Quinn Insists Third Airport Is Closer To Reality

The state has spent $34 million acquiring a general aviation airport in Monee, Bult Field, which the governor says will be incorporated into a third regional airport. WBBM’s Mike Krauser reports.


Dipeshkumar S. Shah (Credit: Will County Sheriff's office)

Hotel Employee Allegedly Assaults Guest

An employee of a Monee hotel was arrested Thursday after he allegedly hid in a guest’s room then assaulted her, authorities said.


A rescued pit bull was rescued in Monee on March 28, 2013, after she had been lit on fire, suffering burns on 20 to 25 percent of her body. She also might have been hit by a car. (Supplied to CBS)

Burned Pregnant Pit Bull Recovering After Rescue In Monee

The dog was found on the side of the road near Monee. She’d been lit on fire, and might have been hit by a car


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School Bus Flips Over On Slick Road In Monee

Neither the bus driver nor the only passenger, a 12-year-old girl, were injured.


Alberto Garcia Jr.

3 1/2 Years In Prison For Man Who Molested Girl, 6

A Will County man will spend the next 3 1/2 years in prison for molesting a 6-year-old girl who saw him as a “trusted family friend.”

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012