Joliet

St. Joseph Church parishioners in Kankakee County fight to save church

3 days ago   |   ABC

Cheryl Weaver was baptized in St. Joseph Church 58 years ago. Five generations of her family have gone here. So when the Joliet diocese closed it six years ago, she immediately...
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Quincy bar beating victim from Joliet speaks out about attack attorney says was racially motivated

4 days ago   |   ABC

"He picked me up by my shoulders, wrapped his arm around my throat and began to strangle me," Jazzpher Evans said. Her attorneys say the attack was racially motivated.
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College student from Joliet injured in Quincy bar beating that attorneys say was racially-motivated

5 days ago   |   ABC

Attorneys for Jazzpher Evans say the owner of a bar called "The Barn" in downtown Quincy violently attacked the young woman, beating her until she was unconscious.
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Showers to move in after second 80-degree day in a row

Showers to move in after second 80-degree day in a row

5 days ago   |   WGN TV

Another warm spring day in Chicago. Another 80-degree high temp is imminent! Temps through 2 p.m. Wednesday have already reached 80 at Midway Airport, Romeoville, Joliet and...
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18-year-old man shot to death in Joliet

18-year-old man shot to death in Joliet

7 days ago   |   WGN TV

JOLIET, Ill. - An 18-year-old man was shot to death while riding as a passenger in a car in Joliet Sunday night, according to police. Police said officers responded to Amita...
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Joliet hit and run driver in custody, accused of striking woman, reversing into another

9 days ago   |   ABC

A driver is in custody after allegedly striking two women with her vehicle in Joliet early Saturday morning.
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Gov. Pritzker announces 4 new mass vaccination sites in suburbs

Gov. Pritzker announces 4 new mass vaccination sites in suburbs

14 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Governor J.B. Pritzker announced four new state-supported mass vaccination sites on Monday. Three brand-new sites will open in Kane County, Lake County and Will...
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Two men held on $2 million bail in August murder of Chicago man in Waukegan motel

Two men held on $2 million bail in August murder of Chicago man in Waukegan motel

15 days ago   |   WGN TV

WAUKEGAN, Ill. - Two men from the Chicago suburbs are being held on $2 million bail in the August killing of man who died after being shot inside a Waukegan motel. Darius...
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Centrally-located Joliet bridge could stay closed for over a year as construction drags on, frustrating downtown businesses

23 days ago   |   ABC

A centrally-located Joliet bridge could stay raised for over a year, as construction drags on, and residents are frustrated.
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50 miles away from one of the largest freshwater systems on Earth, why is groundwater running out in northeastern Illinois?

1 month ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Joliet is the latest city to give up on the deep aquifers, voting last month - in a decision officials called the most significant in the town's history - to tap into Lake...
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Golden Knights rally after slow start, beat Kings 4-2

Golden Knights rally after slow start, beat Kings 4-2

LOS ANGELES - Max Pacioretty scored his 300th career goal, Mark Stone had a goal and an assis, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-2 on Monday night. Read more ...

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Shohei Ohtani had three hits and three RBIs, and Mike Trout hit a two-run homer, leading the Los Angeles Angels over the Kansas City Royals 10-3 Monday night. Read more ...

Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

MILWAUKEE - Pinch-hitter Luis Urías drove in three runs with a go-ahead double and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six times in the sixth inning to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on... Read more ...

Curry passes Chamberlain for most points in Warriors history

Curry passes Chamberlain for most points in Warriors history

SAN FRANCISCO - Stephen Curry passed Wilt Chamberlain for the most points in Warriors franchise history Monday night in Golden State's game against the Denver Nuggets. Read more ...

‘He Just Made You Feel Better': Daunte Wright's Loved Ones Gather With...

‘He Just Made You Feel Better': Daunte Wright's Loved Ones Gather With Hundreds For Vigil

MINNEAPOLIS - Hundreds attended a vigil Monday night at the place where 20-year-old Daunte Wright died. A replica of the statue that held space at George Floyd Square now sits... Read more ...

Tkachuk scores 2 as Senators beat Jets 4-2

Tkachuk scores 2 as Senators beat Jets 4-2

OTTAWA, Ontario - Brady Tkachuk scored twice, Connor Brown extended his franchise-record goal-scoring streak to eight games and the Ottawa Senators beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-2... Read more ...

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Brandon Hagel scored 1:25 into overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat Columbus 4-3 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive win over the Blue Jackets. Read more ...

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

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Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. - Kyle Higashioka was behind the plate on Monday primarily because of how well he works with Gerrit Cole. And while the battery was excellent again against the... Read more ...

Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

Police are calling it a tragic mistake, as they say the officer who fatally shot the 20-year-old Black man meant to use her Taser. Read more ...