Video Shows Car Blow Stop Light, Crash Into Kankakee River Before Police Quickly Swarm AreaA body has been found in a car that crashed through a guard rail and into the Kankakee River, according to the Kankakee Fire Chief.
Divers Searching For Occupants Of Car That May Have Plunged Into Kankakee RiverRescue crews and dive teams are searching for the occupant or occupants of a vehicle that went into the Kankakee river near the South Schuyler Avenue bridge.
Recovery Mission After For 2 Fishermen Disappear On Kankakee RiverA search was under way on the Kankakee River late Thursday afternoon for two fishermen.
Aqua Illinois Issues Water Advisory For South SuburbsThe utility company left voicemails for customers Friday evening, alerting them of lead in the water supply.
Residents Along Kankakee River Return Home After EvacuationsFlood waters are steadily receding along the Kankakee Rriver as the ice covering the ground is more like slush. Many who made the choice to evacuate are back in their homes, but there are still a few cautionary measures in place on the river.
As Ice Melts Along The Kankakee River, Officials Urge CautionEmergency officials warned that melting ice can be unpredictable. With more headed down river, they are urging caution.
Parts Of Will County Near Wilmington Being Evacuated Due To FloodingEmergency agencies are advising residents to evacuate the Phelan Acres subdivision in Wilmington due to rising water and ice moving through the Kankakee River.
Ice Jam On Kankakee River Could Cause Flooding, EvacuationsA seven-mile ice jam on the Kankakee River could cause flash flooding as warmer temperatures and possible rain moves into northern Illinois.
Father Faces Neglect Charges After Sons Die In Kankakee River"They're everything to me and I want them back."
Father Facing Charges Of Neglect After Boys, 2 And 4, Die In Kankakee River In Northwest IndianaTwo-year-old Evan Patillo and 4-year-old Levi Patillo died after they were pulled out of the Kankakee River on Tuesday.
2 Charged With Concealing Death Of Woman Found Along Kankakee RiverJonathan “Jon Jon” Rodriguez and Esteban “Steve” Rodriguez each face felony charges of concealment of a death and intimidation.
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.
Crews Recover Body Of Boy From Kankakee RiverCrews have recovered the body a 12-year-old boy believed to have drowned in the Kankakee River on Monday.
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.
More Rains Bring New Flooding Fears To KankakeeHundreds of homes in far south suburban Kankakee have been inundated with water this month, and the Kankakee River was continuing to rise, after another round of rain overnight.