Pastor's Son Accidentally Shoots, Kills Teen Cousin In WilmingtonThe boy was having a sleepover with his 17-year-old cousin, whose father is the pastor of the church, when they heard a noise they believed to be someone trying to break into the church, and went to investigate with a loaded gun.
Couple Launches GoFundMe Page To Reopen Wilmington Staple, 'Launching Pad' RestaurantA couple with a dream of sharing happiness with others has opened a GoFundMe page to help re-open a old staple in far southwest suburban Wilmington.
Woman Drowns In Kankakee River In WilmingtonElizabeth R. Larson, 35, was in an “inflatable water craft” that went over the dam in the Kankakee River, near Park Street and Barnes Drive.
Man Killed In Wilmington Rollover CrashOfficers responded about 1 a.m. to a report that a vehicle had left the roadway on Route 53 just south of Arsenal Road, according to police.
Man Dies After Falling Off Dirt Bike At Joliet MotorsportsKenneth Vandevelde was the driver of a motorized dirt bike in a race at Joliet Motorsports, and was seen falling off the bike.
First Rabid Bat Of Season Reported In WilmingtonThe first rabid bat of the year has been found in Will County, in a Wilmington couple's back yard.
Man Dies In Fall At Wilmington Construction SiteJason Clark was working on the roof of a warehouse project about 8:30 a.m. in the 30100 block of South Ridge Way when he fell to his death.
Police: Three People Rob Wilmington Gas StationPolice are searching for three people who robbed a gas station Saturday afternoon in southwest suburban Wilmington.
Girl Dead, Brother Missing After Getting Trapped By Kankakee River DamCrews have resumed their search for a 12-year-old boy believed to have drowned in the Kankakee River on Monday, a day after his 13-year-old sister died trying to save him from the strong current near the Wilmington Dam.
14-Year-Old Girl Killed, Brother Injured In Wilmington CrashPolice in Wilmington, Illinois, say a high school freshman was killed in a car crash last evening as her older brother was driving her to the school for band color guard practice.
Man Fatally Struck By Train In WilmingtonA train fatally struck a 34-year-old man last week in southwest suburban Wilmington.
Amtrak Train Collides With Bacon-Loaded Semi In Southwest SuburbsNo injuries were reported.