Increased COVID-19 Restrictions In Will And Kankakee Counties To Be Lifted; Illinois Reports 2,120 New Coronavirus CasesBars and restaurants in Will and Kankakee counties will be able to resume serving customers indoors at 5 p.m. on Friday, as Gov. JB Pritzker lifts tougher COVID-19 mitigations that were imposed on that region of Illinois last month, due to rising virus cases.
Police Search For Carjackers Who Stole Vehicle As Man Ordered At Homer Glen McDonald's Drive ThruSheriff's deputies are searching for several people who carjacked a man as he ordered at a McDonald's drive thru in Homer Glen before leading police on a chase down I-80.
Gov. JB Pritzker Pleased To See Decrease In COVID Cases In Will And Kankakee Counties After Tightening Restrictions“I’m hopeful that Region 7 might become a testament to the community’s ability to turn the ship around in the right direction,” Pritzker said.
Five ZIP Codes In Will County See Big Increases In COVID-19 NumbersThe Will County Health Department said five area codes in particular are seeing the biggest increase, with Plainfield as the epicenter.
Gov. JB Pritzker Announces New Rule Requiring Masks While Interacting With Staff At Restaurants And BarsStarting Wednesday, all customers at restaurants and bars in Illinois must wear a mask covering their mouth and nose whenever they are interacting with waitstaff and other employees; including when placing orders, when food or drinks are brought to their table, or when picking up a carryout order.
Tighter COVID-19 Restrictions In Will, Kankakee CountiesMeetings along with social gatherings must be limited to 25 people or 25% capacity.
Will County's Mobile Lab Brings COVID-19 Testing To The Most Vunerable"These people need testing more than anyone else because of the proximity to each other."
Will County Man Accused Of Possessing, Distributing Child PornographyA man was out of jail Monday after being arrested on charges of possessing and distributing child pornography in Will County.
Attorney Says Joliet Officer's Blood Alcohol Was Below Legal Limit In Deadly Crash, But She Can Still Be Charged With DUI, Experts NoteNew details emerged Monday about charges against a suburban police officer involved in a deadly crash.
Berwyn Police Salute Officer Killed In Crash; Video Shows Horrific SceneDramatic cellphone video shows the moments after a crash killed a Berwyn police officer this weekend.
Berwyn Police Officer Killed In Will County Crash; Off-Duty Joliet Police Officer Who Was Driving Charged With DUIBerwyn police were mourning the loss of an officer who was killed in a traffic accident in Will County on Sunday morning. An off-duty Joliet police officer has been charged with DUI in the crash.
Two Men Identified As 'Persons Of Interest' In Connection With Crete Home Invasion, Murder Of Francisco ArandaInvestigators say they may be close to finally solving who killed Francisco Aranda, who was robbed, tied up and left for dead in the truck of his car with his terrified wife.
Police: Carbondale Woman Was Driving Around Will County With Stolen AR-15, Second Gun Hidden In Child Safety SeatPolice in Will County arrested a woman this weekend who they say was driving around with an AR-15 in the trunk and another gun hidden in a safety seat where a 3-year-old was sitting.
Suspects Sought In Pair Of Kidnappings And Robberies In Will CountyArmed robbers wearing ski masks kidnapped two people in Frankfort and New Lenox Township in the past three weeks, and went on shopping sprees with their money, police say.
Five Women Escape Car Before It Bursts Into Flames On Interstate 55Five elderly women driving on Interstate 55 hit a deer and managed to all escape just before their car burst into flames.