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  1. Officials 'doing everything we can to find' missing Preston Heights 1-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, weekend and Sunday packages. Stay connected to us wherever you are! Get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device.

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  2. OSHA inspecting Joliet site where construction worker was killedRead the original story

    Monday Apr 17 | Northwest Herald

    Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, weekend and Sunday packages. Stay connected to us wherever you are! Get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device.

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  3. LITH Construction worker dies after 'workplace mishap' in JolietRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Northwest Herald

    Christopher J. Verstraete was pronounced dead at 9:13 a.m. in the Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center emergency room, according to the Will County Coroner's Office. Preliminary autopsy reports revealed Verstraete suffered an incise wound to the neck.

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  4. Construction worker dies after 'workplace mishap' in JolietRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Northwest Herald

    Christopher J. Verstraete was pronounced dead at 9:13 a.m. in the Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center emergency room, according to the Will County Coroner's Office. Preliminary autopsy reports revealed Verstraete suffered an incise wound to the neck.

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  5. Charges dropped against mother after baby left out in coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    JOLIET – The Will County State's Attorney's Office has dismissed charges against a Joliet woman whose baby was left outside in a parking lot Saturday. Melissa Vance, 41, was released about 6 p.m. Monday from Will County Jail.

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  6. State police, FBI digging at Joliet home in connection with 1990 sheriff's deputy disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    Investigators remove pieces of concrete from the basement of a home along Margaret Street on Thursday in Joliet while investigating the disappearance of Robin Abrams, who disappeared in 1990. Investigators remove pieces of concrete from the basement of a home along Margaret Street on Thursday in Joliet while investigating the disappearance of Robin Abrams, who disappeared in 1990. 1 comment

  7. Drew Peterson transferred out of Illinois prison systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    In this May 8, 2009, file photo, former Bolingbrook, Ill., police officer Drew Peterson arrives for court in Joliet, Ill. Peterson has been transferred out of the Illinois prison system and is now listed in a federal Bureau of Prisons database.

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  8. McHenry County College holding previews for its Trips and Tours ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE - The McHenry County College Trips and Tours Program is offering previews on Feb. 1 and Feb. 2 for six of its major trips in 2017. This year's trips include journeys to Cape Cod, Canada, Iceland and Europe.

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  9. On the radar: January marks National Radon Action MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    Kevin Knight, an engineer with Kinightic Corp., points to a graph showing radon as the leading cause of home-based fatalities Jan. 9 during a seminar on radon at the Plainfield Public Library. A device used to detect radon sits on a table Jan. 9 during a seminar on the dangers of radon at the Plainfield Public Library.

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  10. Letter: City should support Rialto Square TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    The matter of support for the Rialto Square Theatre is of extreme importance to the signers of this letter. We argue that the successful operation of this institution is of significant economic, cultural, historical and strategic value to the greater good of Joliet and its citizens.

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  11. 2 charged in Morris laundromat mobile meth lab explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    Emergency Responders set up a parameter around Wash 'N Dry Laundromat on Tuesday, Nov. 15, after responding to a bomb threat in Morris. Emergency Responders set up a parameter behind Dave's Dawgs on Tuesday, Nov. 15, after responding to a bomb threat in Morris.

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  12. Joliet man gets 105 years for robbery, murder in AuroraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    ST. CHARLES – A 21-year-old Joliet man has been sentenced to 105 years in prison for killing a man in Aurora two years ago during what authorities said was a drug deal that turned into a robbery. The Aurora Beacon-News reported that Kane County Circuit Judge Donald M. Tegeler Jr. sentenced Dimitri Green-Hosey to 35 years for first-degree murder and 20 years for armed robbery.

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  13. Drew Peterson to be sentenced in murder-for-hire caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    In this Feb. 20, 2013 file photo, Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow leaves a courthouse in Joliet, Ill., during a hearing in former Bolingbrook police officer Drew Peterson's request for a new trial. Peterson is set to appear in a southwestern Illinois courtroom Friday, July 29, 2016 for sentencing, after he was convicted in a May murder-for-hire trial.

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  14. Pilot of crashed plane in Joliet was from Lake Worth area in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    JOLIET – The pilot of the plane that crashed Thursday into a Brighton Lakes subdivision in Joliet was from Lake Worth, Florida. The pilot was identified Friday as Garry Thomas Bernardo by the Will County Coroner's Office.

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  15. Gov. Bruce Rauner apologizes for calling teachers illiterateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    Gov. Bruce Rauner addresses the media, public and elected officials from Will County on Monday, July 11, during a press conference announcing the construction of a bridge connecting Houbolt Road and Center Point in Joliet. CHICAGO – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner apologized Friday for a 2011 email in which he characterized Chicago public school teachers as "virtually illiterate" and principals as "incompetent," but said he was frustrated by the pace of change in the nation's third-largest school system.

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