Suburban Mayor Charged After Punching Youth-Baseball Umpire: OfficialsMonee Mayor Jay Farquhar says he was acting in self-defense during the confrontation earlier this year.
Tornado Touches Down In Will CountyA tornado warning was briefly in effect Friday evening for several south suburbs in Cook and Will counties.
Woman Dies After South Suburban CrashA 37-year-old south suburban woman died at a Chicago hospital on Tuesday after a traffic crash near Monee.
Quinn Insists Third Airport Is Closer To RealityThe 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.
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.
Burned Pregnant Pit Bull Recovering After Rescue In MoneeThe 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
School Bus Flips Over On Slick Road In MoneeNeither the bus driver nor the only passenger, a 12-year-old girl, were injured.
3 1/2 Years In Prison For Man Who Molested Girl, 6A 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.”