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Kankakee Man Killed By Train

Kankakee Man Killed By Train

A man was struck and killed by a Northbound Amtrak passenger train last night in Kankakee.  The Kankakee County Coroner’s office identifies the victim as 32 year old Rubin Rosas Jr.  It happened about 8:30 Sunday night near Schuyler on the tracks between Willow and Sycamore.  The train was heading from Carbondale to Chicago.  No…Read More »

Details Few in Momence Shooting

Details Few in Momence Shooting

Momence police are providing little detail about a shooting Saturday night about 9:30 in the 200 block of 6th Street.  Police says when they arrived on the scene the victim had already relocated to a restaurant parking lot where he was taken by ambulance to a Kankakee hospital.  All Momence police are saying now is that…Read More »

Bond Set for Man Charged with Attempted Murder

Bond Set for Man Charged with Attempted Murder

Bond has been set at 750,000 dollars for a Kankakee man charged with attempted first degree murder and aggravated domestic battery.   Prosecutors say 35 year old Ronald Comage allegedly stabbed his girlfriend at a home on South Evergreen last Thursday then crashed his car into a construction sign near the city police station before surrendered…Read More »

Vigil Held for Missing Grant Park Man

Vigil Held for Missing Grant Park Man

A candlelight vigil was held for a missing rural Grant Park man over the weekend.  Friends, family and former co-workers of 62 year old Dan Jarski gathered at Andrew High School in Orland Hills on a cold Saturday evening to remember the retired teacher who was the subject of an intense search at the Kankakee…Read More »

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