The Siwak family in Winfield, Ill., spotted this coyote on the golf course about 40 feet away from their rear deck on Jan. 29, 2013. (Photo courtesy Gene Siwak)

More Coyote Sightings Keeping Residents On Edge

More coyote sightings in the Chicago area have been keeping parents and pet-owners nervous, and police busy.

CBS 2–01/29/2013

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Village Of Winfield Considers Disbanding Police Department

The western suburb of Winfield is considering an unusual step to save money.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2012

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Crash Blocks Busy County Farm Road In Winfield

A crash blocked busy County Farm Road in Winfield early Friday, but the driver of a demolished car did not appear to be seriously injured.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

Jordan Aubey's car was damaged by the tornado. (Eryn Fenske)

Former Winfield Resident Describes Terror Of Joplin Tornado

A former Winfield resident is among the lucky survivors of the deadly tornado in Joplin, Mo.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2011

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Winfield Teen Dies After Weekend Crash

A 17-year-old west suburban boy died early Monday following a Saturday night traffic accident near West Chicago.


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Teen On Life-Support After Collision

WEST CHICAGO, Ill. (STMW) – A two-car crash Saturday night left a 17-year-old motorist on life-support in unincorporated West Chicago. The wreck occurred at 9:01 p.m. on Garys Mill Road, east of Indiana Knoll Road, […]


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Lake County Sheriff Restores Police Patrols For Winfield

The Lake County sheriff has restored patrols to a cash-strapped town after its council agreed to pay for the service.