All Lanes Open After Hole Reported On Des Plaines River Bridge In JolietThe Illinois Department of Transportation reported a hole in the eastbound I-80 Des Plaines River bridge deck, which has closed two of three traffic lanes on Illinois Route 53.
Joliet Man Arrested For Child PornographyBrian Coley, 50, was charged with one felony count of possession of child pornography.
Joliet Police Looking For Woman Seen Talking To Victim Moments Before Fatal Shooting At Denny'sJoliet police have released a video of a woman seen talking to a 36-year-old man inside the lobby of a Denny's restaurant, moments before he was fatally shot in the parking lot on Tuesday night.
Man Fatally Shot Outside Joliet Denny'sA man was fatally shot Tuesday night in a Denny's parking lot in southwest suburban Joliet.
Pritzker OKs Engineering Of New Project To Keep Asian Carp Out Of Lake MichiganGov. JB Pritzker is moving forward with the first steps on a project to fortify a dam and lock system near Joliet, in an effort to confront the state’s Asian carp problem, and keep the voracious fish out of the Great Lakes.
Semaj Crosby Remembered Two Years After Her DeathSaturday marks the two-year anniversary of the death of 17-month-old Semaj Crosby.
Samuel Prado, 46, Of Joliet Arrested For Child PornographyA Joliet man has been arrested for child pornography, Illinois State Police said.
Joliet Man Charged With Child PornA Joliet man is facing child pornography charges after police allegedly found sexual images of children on his cell phone.
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."