Will County

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.
With Earth Day Approaching, Will County Residents Urged To Bring In Waste For 'Recyclepalooza'Earth Day is a few weeks away (April 22nd) and so Will County is launching "Recyclepalooza."
Mokena Doctor Desecrated Grave Of Divorce Attorney's Daughter: ProsecutorsRobert A. Bonzani allegedly began stalking the attorney who was representing his wife in divorce proceedings. Then he spray-painted and damaged the tombstone of the attorney’s daughter, prosecutors claim.
Animal Rights Group Wants Will County To End Deer CullingThe head of a suburban-based animal protection group was trying to stop - or at least change - Will County's deer culling program; and he said he took hidden camera video to back up his claim that it's cruel and unnecessary.
Prosecutors: Teacher Traded Academic Help For Sex With StudentBrian D. Smith, 32, is charged with one count of criminal sexual assault and was ordered held on $600,000, Will County State’s Attorney’s Office said Friday.
Las Vegas Gamer, 19, Arrested For Naperville 'Swatting' IncidentBrandon Willson used a computer to contact Naperville’s 911 center on July 10, 2014, and claimed a murder had happened at a home in the city, prosecutors claim. Naperville’s Special Response Team responded but found no crime.