- Watseka woman is go-to cat mom for animal rescue Updated: Oct-07-15 6:37 am
WATSEKA, Illinois - There's no alarm clock needed here. After more than 10 years, the surrogate motherhood routine comes naturally to Melissa Meredith, of Watseka. She knows when her babies need attention.
- Report: Village official quit after scrutiny over ammo sales Updated: Sep-20-15 3:08 pm
BOURBONNAIS, Illinois - A newspaper report says a former administrator for the community of Bourbonnais who also runs an area gun shop stepped down from his post after the village board found out he was selling ammunition to police.
- Illinois congresswoman asks Indiana for quarry permit stay Updated: Sep-17-15 1:03 pm
KANKAKEE, Illinois - U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly of Illinois has asked an Indiana agency to stay a permit allowing a quarry to be built so state and federal officials can research potential impacts on the Kankakee River.
- Contractor gets Kankakee state park trail reopened Updated: Sep-09-15 4:31 am
BOURBONNAIS, Illinois - A contractor provided $5,000 worth of crushed limestone to repair a washed-out trail at Kankakee River State Park.