Will County Newswire

Will County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Will County, IL.

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  1. Drew Peterson murder-for-hire trial again postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Herald

    A Randolph County judge on Monday agreed to push the trial's February 29 start to May 20. The trial was previously set to begin in November 2015. The ex-Bolingbrook sergeant is charged with soliciting an inmate to kill Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow, who prosecuted the 2012 murder case against Peterson.

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  2. Jilted Boyfriend Breaks Into Ex's Home, Stabs New Lover With Screwdriver, Rams Car During Chase: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    ... Castillo-Olivares on 153rd Street and he was taken into custody. Castillo-Olivares was arrested and taken to the Will County jail. He was booked on charges of home invasion, aggravated battery, domestic battery and criminal damage to property. By ...

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  3. Man Killed, Another Injured In Bolingbrook ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | CBS Local

    ... the gathering and someone opened fire. The man was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:40 p.m., according to the Will County coroner's office. An autopsy was scheduled for Sunday. Police said his name was withheld pending notification of his family. ...

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  4. Sex Offender Caught On School Bus With Easter Seals Kids: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Patch.com

    A sex offender was jailed for allegedly riding with children on a school bus chartered by Easter Seals , according to a criminal complaint filed in Will County court. Haberkorn, a Morris resident, was on the school bus with the children back in November, the complaint said.

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  5. Bolingbrook Gun Attack Leaves 1 Dead and 1 Wounded: SourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Patch.com

    Will County Coroner Patrick O'Neil's office confirmed the shooting death. The Bolingbrook police did not immediately respond when asked for information on the incident. 1 comment

  6. Judge Doesn't Want to Talk About How He Shot Himself in the HandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Patch.com

    Will County Judge Robert Brumund shot himself in the hand over the weekend, sources said, but he was in no mood to talk about it Monday morning. "You don't have to write about that," Brumund, sporting a heavily bandaged hand, said during a break in his court call.

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  7. Guest blogRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Free Press

    ... continue trying to due? It's 100% anti middle-class! Posted: Monday, April 30, 2007 Guestbook entry by: Pam M. Will County is requiring a zoning change on the Prairie Creek LLC property on Route 53, from light industrial to heavy industrial due to ...

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  8. Rauner announces plan for private-public partnership for I-55 wideningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... project signals a new way of doing business at IDOT and a model for improvements throughout our system.” Will County Center for Economic Development President and CEO John Greuling said the "innovative financing" of a public-private ...

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  9. Cambodian Wedding Scammer Arrives in Joliet to Face Theft Charges: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    A woman charged with conning a co-worker out of nearly $40,000 after promising to arrange a marriage for him to a Cambodian bride has finally arrived at the Will County jail. Sayannee Kim, 34, was booked into custody Friday morning.

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  10. Drunk and Running and Kicking - Plainfield Woman Restrained and Sedated After Arrest: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    ... Stone was kept at the hospital overnight due to her level of intoxication, police said. She was taken to the Will County jail Friday morning. By clicking "Subscribe!", you agree to have read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy . We never share your ...

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  11. School of Rock Too Loud For Plainfield Art Gallery: LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    A Plainfield art gallery owner has a problem with the noise coming from the School of Rock next-door, according to a lawsuit filed in Will County court. But it's not just the tunes coming from the Lockport Street music school that are the problem, the suit said, it's the allegedly ear-splitting air conditioners.

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  12. 3 In Custody For Doc's Drugs Heist, 1 Still On The LooseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    Joseph Gunderson, 26, Joseph Piro, 23, and Katherine Gemo, also 23, all were arrested and booked into the Will County jail on charges of armed robbery, aggravated robbery and aggravated unlawful restraint. Agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration agents and the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area agents, along with detectives from the Will County Sheriff's Department, helped the Beecher police investigate the Jan. 18 robbery of Doc's Drugs on Dixie Highway.

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  13. Citizen's Police Academy Starts Feb. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Patch.com

    Frankfort Police Department will be hosting its annual citizen's police academy beginning Thursday, March 3 at 7 p.m. This FREE program meets every Thursday night for 12 weeks. Highlights of the program include: a Will County Jail Tour, K-9 demonstration, Taser demonstration, and much more! Go to www.frankfortpolice.net or go to the Frankfort Police Department to pick up an application.

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  14. Electronics Recycling Services Reduced in Will CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    After accepting more than 4.4 million pounds of residential electronics at 13 drop-off sites and several one-day events in 2015, Will County is being forced to reduce collections in 2016. The County's vendor since 2007, Vintage Tech, was purchased by Kuusakoski in 2015.

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  15. Man arrested with $250,000 worth of cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Free Press

    Deputies in the Will County Sheriff's Department's Gang Suppression Unit nabbed a Joliet man with 5 kilos of cocaine Wednesday near Peotone. On Wednesday Feb. 3, around 3:15 p.m, the deputies were traveling on W.ilmington-Peotone Road, near Route 50, in Peotone Township, when they saw the driver of a Ford F-350 pickup truck violate a traffic law.

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  16. Drunken Driving Accident Killed Man: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    ... accident on Edgehill Drive claimed the life of Reginald Johnson, according to a criminal complaint on file in Will County court. By clicking "Subscribe!", you agree to have read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy . We never share your address. ...

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  17. Help Still Available for Paying UtilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    Will County Center for Community Concerns is still accepting LIHEAP application through May 31, 2016. If you have not applied for this program and are eligible, go to its main office at 2455 Glenwood Ave, Joliet 60435 or one of its many outreach sites to apply.

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  18. Calendar: Feb. 11-17Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Mokena Messenger

    The Mobile Workforce Center travels to communities throughout Will County assisting residents who are looking for a job. Services include access to eleven computers with Internet for online job search, assistance to create or revise a resume, a job board with listings from Will County businesses and a trained staff to assist you.

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  19. Looking BackRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Peotone Vedette

    ... even better. Supervisors Vote to Remove County Official "Following the walk-out of 15 Democratic members of the Will County Board of Supervisors at last Wednesday's meeting, the remaining quorum voted to remove County Auditor Stanley Waznis from ...

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  20. Channahon considering digital radios for officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... trustees during the meeting. Both students and trustees questioned Steve Rauter, executive director of Western Will County Communication Center during a discussion of digital police radios. WESCOM is a unit of local government that runs dispatch ...

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