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 2021-09-17 17:44 

Chicago Tribune

Quickly: Readers sound off on the issues of the day...

Quickly for Saturday, Sept. 18...

 2021-09-17 17:43 

Chicago Tribune

Alleged 'backyard dog breeder' has Oak Lawn residents 'fearful,' but officials say their authority is limited...

"He laughs at the village as he continues to follow none of the laws."...

 2021-09-17 17:38 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Access, travel rules influence missionary vaccine policies...
 2021-09-17 17:38 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Judge lifts race, gender hiring quotas for Cincinnati police...
 2021-09-17 17:32 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

3 women assault restaurant hostess who asked for vaccination proof: Cops...

Three tourists from Texas were arrested after attacking a hostess at Carmine's on the Upper West Side, said the NYPD....

 2021-09-17 17:31 

Chicago Tribune

'Blatant theft': Illegal marijuana farms are taking the West's scarce water...

From dusty towns to forests in the U.S. West, illegal marijuana growers are taking water in uncontrolled amounts when there often isn't enough to go around for even licensed users....

 2021-09-17 17:30 

The A.V. Club

A look at how Fat Bear Week went from a one-off event to the highlight of every year...

A history of the annual celebration of hefty Alaskan bears...

 2021-09-17 17:27 

Chicago Tribune

Former Oak Brook fire chief charged with felony public indecency near school...

Former Oak Brook fire chief charged with felony public indecency near school....

 2021-09-17 17:26 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Gabby Petito's father responds to comment from Brian Laundrie's sister...

For the first time since Gabby Petito went missing on a cross-country road trip, we are hearing from one of her boyfriend's family members....

 2021-09-17 17:26 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

Illinois reports 25,956 coronavirus cases, 285 deaths in the past week...

Public health officials on Friday announced 25,956 new cases of the coronavirus in Illinois and 285 additional deaths have been recorded in the past week....

 2021-09-17 17:25 

Chicago Sun-Times

Black Caucus Chairman Jason Ervin delivers early endorsement of Lightfoot reelection...

Mayor Lori Lightfoot has said it's...

 2021-09-17 17:23 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

DC bracing for 'Justice for J6' rally at US Capitol; lawmakers advised to avoid complex this weekend...

The nation's capital is boosting security ahead of Saturday's rally that is being held to demand justice for the hundreds of people who have been charged in connection with January's insurrection....

 2021-09-17 17:22 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

15-year-old Beloit teen accused of murder to be tried as adult...

BELOIT, Wis. (WTVO) — A 15-year-old Beloit teen suspected in the murder of a 19-year-old will be tried as an adult. According to police, around 9:30 p.m. on Friday, September 3rd, officers responded to a reported shooting near Bluff Street and Portl...

 2021-09-17 17:21 

Zacks Investment Research

Acadia Healthcare (ACHC) Starts Building New Behavioral Facility...

Acadia Healthcare (ACHC) opens a new behavioral facility to tap the growing market of mental illness....

 2021-09-17 17:18 

Chicago Tribune

After enlisting in National Guard, Brandon Ruvalcaba and Chis Varela return from basic training to boost Kankakee Valley: 'We want to show we're not a pushover.'...

Considering each other brothers, senior defenders Brandon Ruvalcaba and Chris Varela took the lessons of basic training back to the Kankakee Valley boys soccer team....

 2021-09-17 17:15 

Chicago Tribune

Naperville commission tasked with finding developer to build complex to house seniors, adults with disabilities...

The Human Rights and Fair Housing Commission has been directed by the Naperville City Council to solicit projects the city could build in cooperation with a developer to provide housing for seniors and those with intellectual and developmental disabilitie...

 2021-09-17 17:15 

CBS Chicago

Rare Five-Foot Timber Rattlesnake Spotted On New England Trail: 'Thought It Escaped From Zoo'...
 2021-09-17 17:14 

Chicago Tribune

Community news...

News and events around the area...

 2021-09-17 17:14 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

Chicago woman charged with posing as relative of homicide victims to collect thousands...

A Chicago woman has been charged with taking advantage of two crises facing the city — the pandemic and its surging homicide count — to defraud the government out of thousands of dollars in tax refunds and coronavirus stimulus payments....

 2021-09-17 17:10 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Judge: Gov. Lee's mask opt-out can endanger disabled kids...
 2021-09-17 17:10 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Lawyer files intent to sue again over governor's residency...
 2021-09-17 17:10 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

England simplifies COVID-19 travel rules bashed as confusing...
 2021-09-17 17:09 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Thousands of Haitian migrants converge on Texas border town...
 2021-09-17 17:08 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

WGEM Sports At Six: Thursday (Sept. 16) Quincy Notre Dame And The Blue Devils Of QHS Continue Their Rivalry On The Fairways In The Gem City And The Panthers Of Palmyra Are Preparing For A Special "...
 2021-09-17 17:08 

Chicago Tribune

Aurora to hold open house on proposed bike and pedestrian crossing improvements...

The city of Aurora is hosting a public information meeting and open house to seek public input on the preliminary engineering study for future pedestrian and bicycle crossing improvements across Farnsworth Avenue at Marshall Boulevard and the Illinois Pra...

 2021-09-17 17:07 

CBS Chicago

2's Got Your Ticket: After 18-Month COVID Delay, 'American Mariachi' Takes The Stage At Goodman Theatre...

A heartwarming comedy with a feminist undertone, the play tells the story of a group of young Texas women in the 70's who decide to form an all-female mariachi band....

 2021-09-17 17:07 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Gun found during traffic stop...

A man is behind bars after a traffic stop turned into a gun arrest. Springfield Police pulled over 30-year-old Jonathan Barlow early Wednesday morning. It happened in the area of 15th and Monroe Streets. Barlow gave officers a fake name at first, but they...

 2021-09-17 17:05 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

North Macedonia: Protest in Tetovo for deadly hospital fire...
 2021-09-17 17:03 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

North Macedonia: Protest in Tetovo for deadly hospital fire...
 2021-09-17 17:02 

WYZZ

[ Peoria-Bloomington ]

Three new stores are joining Northwoods Mall lineup...

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — The lineup of stores at Northwoods Mall just got a little bigger. Three new stores are set to open between September and November. The three new stores include: That Guy's Secret — a men's clothing store set to op...

 2021-09-17 17:02 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Illinois woman charged with fraud in death certificate scheme...

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman has been charged with taking advantage of the pandemic and the city's surging homicide count to defraud the government out of thousands of dollars in tax refunds and coronavirus stimulus payments. Katrina Pierce fa...

 2021-09-17 17:00 

CBS Chicago

National Zoo Big Cats Test 'Presumptive Positive' For COVID-19...

The zoo said the public is not at risk given the distance between the animals and visitors....

 2021-09-17 17:00 

The A.V. Club

Andrew Garfield says Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker were America's first reality show couple...

The once and maybe future Spider-Man says once you let cameras into your private life, you can never get them out...

 2021-09-17 17:00 

Zacks Investment Research

India ETFs at a 52-Week High: Here's Why...

India???s stock market is hovering at a record high. Lower Covid cases and the rising pent-up demand are deemed to be the drivers....

 2021-09-17 16:57 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Springfield Police say speeding is likely number one complaint right now...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS/WRSP) — The Springfield Police Department is working on more ways to keep drivers from speeding as well as decrease the number of accidents on our roads. Springfield Police Chief Kenny Winslow said with limited manpower it ma...

 2021-09-17 16:56 

Chicago Tribune

'They are like one big family to me': All-Disability Open draws golfers from all over country for competition, friendship...

"We try to beat the (heck) out of each other on the golf course but other than that, we're fine."...

 2021-09-17 16:56 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Illinois woman sues park district over son's lake drowning...

CHICAGO (AP) — The mother of a Chicago teenager who drowned in Lake Michigan last month is suing the Chicago Park District, alleging that his death could have been prevented if flotation devices had been available along the city's lakefront. Mar...

 2021-09-17 16:55 

Chicago Sun-Times

Polling Place: How confident are you that the Bears will beat the Bengals? Um, not so much...

Sure, the Bengals have a shot to walk out of Soldier Field with a...

 2021-09-17 16:55 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Illinois hopes 'better angels' prevail in Lincoln desk rehab...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum has unveiled the hulking desk the president-elect used in 1861 to craft his first inaugural address. The desk was presented Thursday in the atrium of the library in Springf...

 2021-09-17 16:53 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

Man fatally shot overnight in Logan Square...

A man was shot dead while walking down the street early Friday morning in the Logan Square neighborhood....

 2021-09-17 16:48 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

Man stabbed multiple times in River North hotel...

A man was stabbed during an argument in a River North hotel on the Near North Side....

 2021-09-17 16:43 

WYZZ

[ Peoria-Bloomington ]

Pandemic led to 'alarming' increase in obesity in kids, study finds...

The results are "substantial and alarming," said one of the study...

 2021-09-17 16:42 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

Neighbors of Brian Laundrie join the call to end his silence in search for Gabby Petito...

Gabby Petito is still missing and investigators have yet to compel Brian Laundrie or his parents to talk, but the calls for them to do so are growing even louder and some of their Florida neighbors have decided they won't keep quiet so long as the Lau...

 2021-09-17 16:42 

CBS Chicago

Judge In Kyle Rittenhouse Trial To Decide On Evidence To Be Allowed At Trial For Kenosha Shootings...

Among other requests, a Kenosha County judge is set to decide whether jurors will see video that prosecutors say shows Rittenhouse talking about wanting to shoot people....

 2021-09-17 16:42 

Chicago Tribune

Man killed after his motorcycle goes off the road on Naper Boulevard, Naperville police say...

Police say a 22-year-man died from injuries he received Thursday when his motorcycle went off the road on Naper Boulevard near Stoney Brook Drive in Naperville....

 2021-09-17 16:42 

WYZZ

[ Peoria-Bloomington ]

Rare first printing of US Constitution to be auctioned by Sotheby's...

A very special birth certificate will be auctioned off later this year — a rare copy of the U.S. Constitution....

 2021-09-17 16:37 

Chicago Tribune

Law enforcement preparing as Trump supporters plan Capitol protest for jailed Jan. 6 rioters...

Allies of Donald Trump are mounting a Saturday rally at the U.S. Capitol, aimed at supporting what they call the "political prisoners" of the Jan. 6 insurrection....

 2021-09-17 16:37 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Search on for Casey's armed robbery suspects...

Two men are on the run after the Monticello Casey's General Store was robbed at gunpoint. Monticello Police say it happened around 9 p. m. on Wednesday, Sept. 15. The suspects walked into the store and one demanded money and cigarettes from the clerk....

 2021-09-17 16:34 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Petition seeks recall of Winnebago County Coroner Bill Hintz...

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A petition has been started to recall Winnebago County Coroner Bill Hintz after accusation of fraud and that he stole money from the dead. The Change.org petition, created by Travis Stockwell, calls upon Rockford Mayor Tom Mc...

 2021-09-17 16:34 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

10 shot over 4 hours in Chicago overnight, half of them in 3 downtown neighborhoods...

Ten people were shot over four hours in Chicago overnight, half of them in the downtown neighborhoods of Near North, Lincoln Park and South Loop....

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