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Fire at Northfield Sq. Mall

Fire at Northfield Sq. Mall

There was a fire at Northfield Sq. Mall this morning.  Bradley fire saying today it appears to have been electrical in nature and did some minor dame to an upper corner of one of the mall’s entrances.  There was also some minor smoke and water damage to one of the stores.  No one was hurt…Read More »

Stabbing in Kankakee Thursday

Stabbing in Kankakee Thursday

Kankakee City police say an argument that began with one man asking another for a cigarette led to a stabbing Thursday afternoon in the 200 block of South Gordon.  The 47 year old victim was taken to the hospital for treatment for what we believed to be non-life threatening injuries.  Police say an investigation led…Read More »

Threatened to Kill Wilmington Cops, Gets Probation

Threatened to Kill Wilmington Cops, Gets Probation

In Will County Court this week, a Chicago man who last July threatened to kill  Wilmington police officers has pleaded guilty to aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.  26 year old Larry Thomas was then sentenced to 2 years’ probation and 12 days in the Will County Jail.   Thomas was arrested after a search of…Read More »

Riverwalk Gets More Funding

Riverwalk Gets More Funding

Kankakee’s on going Riverwalk project has been awarded a share of over 3 million dollars in state grants.  The city will receive 96,000 dollars to support land acquisition and improvements. The Department of Natural Resources announced the grants in a press release today.  Kankakee is one of nine communities in the state receiving funding.Read More »

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