Fourth Day Of Search Underway For Teen Missing In Des Plaines RiverCameron Sanders, 16, has been missing since Saturday, when he was pulled under by the current after diving in the Des Plaines River.
Cook County Sheriff Takes Over River Search For Missing TeenThe teen jumped into the river Saturday with a group of friends near Melrose Park.
Teen Missing After Jumping Into Des Plaines River Near Melrose ParkThree teens jumped from a railroad bridge about 4:30 p.m. Saturday near Melrose Park. Two of the teens surfaced, but the third went missing.
Workers Find Body While Cleaning Des Plaines River In MaywoodCrews cleaning debris from the water of the Des Plaines River discovered a person’s body Friday afternoon in west suburban Maywood.
Fisherman Rescued From Mud On Des Plaines RiverA man had to be rescued when he became stuck the mud on Saturday while fishing on the Des Plaines River in west suburban Warrenville.
Body Found In Des Plaines River Identified As Missing Joliet ManLonnie R. Jones, of Joliet, was found in the Des Plaines River in the 700 block of Railroad Street on April 18, according to Joliet police and the Will County coroner’s office. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:15 p.m.
Body Of Chicago Woman Found In River, Day After Car Pulled From WaterFirefighters searching the Des Plaines River in the western suburbs near where a vehicle was found submerged on Sunday have discovered the body of a Chicago woman.
Four Rivers Near Flood Stage After Monday's RainMonday's deluge resulted in isolated flooding, but four Chicago area rivers remain near their flood stage, according to the National Weather Service.
Huge Increase In Stream Flows, Rivers Way Above Normal RatesHeavy, persistent rain has led to a huge increase in the flow of streams across Chicagoland and nearly all of them are way above normal for this time of year, according to a survey the the U.S. Geological Survey.
U.S. 41 Reopens In Lake Bluff; Flooding Still A Threat ElsewhereThough some of the flooding from Monday’s thunderstorms has receded, the Des Plaines River was still overflowing its banks on Wednesday, and the North Branch of the Chicago River was near flood stage in some areas, with more rain on the way Wednesday evening.
One Year Later, Memory Of Chicago-Area Flood LingersOne year ago, an unrelenting storm system caused widespread flooding in the Chicago area. CBS 2's Chris Martinez reports.
Police Officer Rescues Teens From Des Plaines RiverA west suburban police officer rescued some teens from an overturned canoe last week.
High Winds Persist; Flood Risk Continues For Some RiversHigh winds have subsided a bit since Thursday’s storm, when four tornadoes might have touched down in central Illinois, but dangerous winds will persist through the afternoon, and gusts of up to 45 mph are likely on Friday.
Evanston Officer's Rescue Effort Earns National AwardPolice officer Sean O’Brien, credited with the dramatic rescue of a boy from the frigid Des Plaines River last year, has been named Officer of the Month by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.
Firefighters Save Floyd The Dog From Des Plaines RiverFirefighters rescued a 13-month-old dog who slipped into the Des Plaines River in River Forest.