Wilmington Region

10/17/2019 - 1:20pm
Officers from the Wilmington Police Department were called to the 1500 block of Charlotte Street Wednesday evening to check on a vehicle that had run off of the road near Deer Creek. When they arrived, they found a 2005 GMC SUV unoccupied at the...

Coal City Region

10/15/2019 - 8:07pm
If you look up to the sky Friday morning you will likely see a helicopter flying over Coal City High School. The ABC7 Chicago news chopper will be hovering over the school for its popular Friday Flyover segment. Station representatives contacted...

Braidwood Region

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THE CITY OF Braidwood will begin performing checks to ensure residents’ sump pumps are not connected to their sanitary sewer lines, city administrator Tony Altiery announced at the Oct. 8 city council meeting. The checks will begin before the end of the year.

10/15/2019 - 5:21pm
If you have your sump pump connected to your sanitary sewer line, now is the time to disconnect it. At the Oct. 8 Braidwood City Council meeting, city administrator Tony Altiery announced that the city will start to perform random checks to ensure...

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