Chicago Area Weather: Flash Flood Watch For Southern CountiesA flash flood watch is in effect through Thursday morning for southern counties in the area, including Kankakee County in Illinois and Lake and Porter counties in Indiana. 
Kankakee Pothole Offers Glimpse Into City's Brick-Lined Past‘Tis the season for potholes, and while public works crews are busy across the state filling them in, one crack in Kankakee will be untouched for now.
UPDATE: Inmate Accidentally Released From Kankakee Detention Center Taken Back Into CustodyAn inmate, who was mistakenly released from the Jerome Combs Detention Center in Kankakee Friday, was taken into custody Saturday in Lincolnwood.
Strong Winds Knock Out Power, Blow Down Trees In Kankakee CountyA wild weather day in Kankakee County Thursday took down a huge tree, some power lines and even took the roof off one home. 
9 Confirmed Tornadoes In Illinois On SaturdayGovernor Bruce Rauner announced the decision to activate the State Emergency Operations Center in Springfield. 
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.
Police: 8-year-Old Illinois Boy Accidentally Shot To DeathPolice say an 8-year-old boy was shot to death in what was apparently a terrible accident.
Coroner: Man Found Dead In Kankakee Fire Had Been ShotThe Kankakee County Coroner's office said an autopsy determined Anthony Spitzig, of Manteno, had been shot in the head.
Kankakee Resident Is Illinois’ First West Nile Virus Death Of 2017A Kankakee resident who died earlier this month is the state’s first reported West Nile virus fatality of 2017.
'Paradise': IL Art Gallery Features Only Artists On Autism SpectrumTucked away in a tiny Illinois town is a unique art gallery called the Merchant Street Art Gallery of Artists with Autism.
Woman's Body Found Along I-57 Near KankakeeThe body was found in the median of I-57 near milepost 303 around 9 a.m. Police said it appeared the woman had been struck by a vehicle.