Joliet Bridge Still Showing 'Permanent Deformation' Worrying EngineersThe long term plan would be to replace this bridge but funding is still an issue.
Prison Mental Health Center Groundbreaking Set For MondayThe $150 million center will be 180,000 square feet (16,700 square meters) and serve both men and women. It will employ more than 400 people including physicians, nurse practitioners, psychologists and correctional treatment officers.
Illinois Treasurer To Return Medals To WWII Veteran's FamilyThe family of a World War II veteran who died when his plane was shot down over France in 1944 is to receive his lost medals.
Murder-Suicide Confirmed As Cause Of Death For Family Of Four In JolietJoliet police confirmed that a man shot and killed his longtime girlfriend and their two young children before taking his life Wednesday night.
Four Found Dead In Joliet In Apparent Murder-SuicideFour people were shot and killed, including two children, in an apparent murder-suicide Wednesday night in Joliet.
Joliet Residents Worry 'Jenga Bridge' Won't HoldResidents who live near the Briggs Street bridge over I-80 are pleading for it to be replaced before a proposed truck stop goes in alongside it.
Joliet Mayor Asks For Plan To Repair Interstate 80 BridgeJoliet Mayor Bob O'Dekirk said he would take safety measures if state and federal officials fail to improve the bridge's "serious structural weaknesses."
Des Plaines River Bridge On I-80 Found Structurally 'Intolerable'More than 42,000 drivers drive across Des Plaines River bridge everyday, and the most recent inspection reports reveal serious safety concerns.
Joliet Police Shoot And Kill Man Following Bank RobberyA Joliet police officer shot and killed a man following a bank robbery Wednesday, according to Joliet police.
Deaf Joliet Man To Sign National Anthem At Super BowlAaron Loggins will perform the national anthem in sign language alongside Gladys Knight as part of the Super Bowl pre-game festivities.
Bond Set For Music Teacher Charged With Possession of Child PornographyBond was set at $200,000 Wednesday for Kevin Macha, a music teacher, who was charged with Possession of Child Pornography.
Music Teacher In Braidwood Arrested For Possession of Child PornographyKevin Macha, 28, a was arrested in Joliet Tuesday after a search warrant led police to numerous electronic devices.
Chicago Areas Could See More Snow OvernightCBS 2 meteorologist Megan Glaros says Chicago areas can expect a light snow coming Wednesday night or early Thursday morning.
Bishop Continues To Avoid Discussing Clergy Sexual Abuse AllegationsThe Attorney General promised a sweeping inquiry into the state's six diocese, and on Friday staff from the Attorney General's office was in Joliet looking at records.
Sex Offender Held In Missing Joliet Woman's DeathThe charred remains found in a barrel in suburban Lockport Township last week were identified on Saturday as Ashley Tucker, a missing 25-year-old woman from southwest suburban Joliet.