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Last year, there were eight cases of the mosquito-borne disease in Will County. The CDC said 2012 brought the "largest outbreak ever" of WNV.
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Fabian Almodovar is in custody and will be charged with the murder of Carlos Orozco, who was pronounced dead Thursday night at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital.
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An argument over food led to a fight between two brothers at a hunting and fishing club. Daniel J. Dupree — who was previously charged in a Plainfield bar stabbing — faces aggravated domestic battery charges.
Chicago Brew Werks already operates a retail shop for at-home beer brewers, but is getting ready to move to a larger space where owner Brandon Wright can create “nanobrew” beers.
Family dispute leaves two brothers hospitalized, with charges pending, police said.
William Curl pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the death of Plainfield teen Antinette "Toni" Keller Wednesday. The Keller family and their supporters have been vocal in criticizing the plea deal.
The 22-month-old girl suffered numerous bites, blood loss in attack Chief John Konopek said was the “most severe I’ve ever seen.”
The Neighborhood Files, Awareness
For the jokester in all of us, here are some fun pranks to play on April 1.
Since 2000, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources has reported several confirmed sightings — but none in Will County.
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