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Twenty-year-old Bethany McKee of Joliet has been found guilty for her part in a double murder in Joliet last year. McKee faces a mandatory life sentence. Judge Gerald Kinney presided over her bench trial and issued his verdict...

Labor Day weekend events in the WGFA-listening area include the Herscher Labor Day Celebration and the National Sweet Corn Festival in Hoopeston. The 94th Herscher Labor Day Celebration includes the annual Grand Parade at 10:30...

The Westville Lions Club is hosting that community's 104th Labor Day Parade and Celebration this holiday weekend. Events are taking place at Zamberletti Park and St. Mary's Church. The Westville Labor Day Parade is often called...

Kankakee police are following up on leads in their investigation of a home invasion in which a man was beaten and robbed. Police reports indicated a 26-year-old man returned to his West Station Street home about 10 pm Sunday...

A Will County grand jury has brought reckless homicide charges against the Indiana trucker involved in the I-55 crash that killed five people last month near Elwood. Francisco Quiroz of Leesburg, Indiana, is charged with...

Thirty-five year-old Jason Klopp of Bradley now faces indictment for the August 13th robbery of the Centrue Bank in Bourbonnais. The Kankakee County grand jury returned the indictment charging Klopp was Armed Robbery...

A man has pleaded guilty to hitting and killing a police officer on I-55. Jason Collins made the plea in court Monday. He reportedly spent five hours at a bar in Bloomington before getting behind the wheel drunk and slamming...

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        Tax payments due in Iroquois, Kankakee, Will counties Taxpayers in Iroquois, Kankakee and Will counties are reminded the second installment of 2013 real estate taxes come due in the...

By The Associated Press Illinois' candidates for governor and U.S. Senate are expected to outline their views on agricultural issues at a forum today. The event Wednesday is being held on a farm outside of Bloomington and...