Joliet Woman Tangles With Rabid Bat In Her KitchenAt first, Sandra Jimenez thought it was a bird. It was no bird. CBS 2's Jim Williams talks with experts about the dangers of rabid bats.
Body Found In Trunk Of Burning Car Near JolietThe body was burnt beyond recognition, and it is not known if it was male or female, according to the sheriff’s office. An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday afternoon.
Rabid Bat Flies Up Woman's Blouse, Bites Her On The NeckIt was in the Will County village of Crete. A woman was cleaning her pool. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Homewood Woman Killed In Will County CrashSarah M. Hank was inside a vehicle that was struck by a semi near the intersection of Wilmington and Center roads, authorities said. The Homewood resident was pronounced dead at the scene at 4 p.m.
Will County Set To Host Summit On Heroin CrisisWith Will County headed towards possibly breaking a dubious record, officials were set to host an annual summit to tackle the deadly heroin epidemic.
Rising Number Of Bat Rabies Cases Concerning For Head Of Will County Animal ControlThe head of animal control in Will County says he is concerned about the rising number of rabid bats found in homes this summer.
Joliet Offers $12.3M In Incentives To Will County For New CourthouseWill County and the City of Joliet have come to an agreement which will keep the county courthouse in downtown Joliet, including more than $12 million in incentives from Joliet.
Rabid Bat Found Inside Naperville Home The Will County Health Department says a Naperville family is beginning a series of rabies shots - after a rabid bat was found flying around their home.
West Nile Virus Detected In Will CountyA batch of mosquitoes collected in southwest suburban Bolingbrook has yielded Will County’s first West Nile virus-positive sample of 2015.
Second Bat In Southwest Suburb Tests Positive For RabiesA resident in the 13000 block of West Little Creek Drive in Homer Glen watched a bat flop into his garage then trapped it with a bucket and notified animal control, according to a statement from the Will County Health Department.
Cook County Businesses Fear Sales Tax Hike Would Send Customers AwayCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s proposal to increase the county sales tax – five years after she won office by denouncing an identical tax hike imposed by her predecessor – has some business owners on the county’s outskirts worried they’ll lose customers.
Truckers Accuse Will County Of Using Confusing Signage To Entrap Them"A money-making extortion scheme" is what the Mid-West Truckers Association says is going on in Will County - with unsuspecting truck drivers targeted and ticketed for tens of thousands of dollars, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.