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I-57 Full Closure near Kankakee

From The Illinois Department of Transportation

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that the Northbound lanes carrying I-57 over the Kankakee River, approximately 1.3 miles south of Illinois 17 need repairs. 182 more words


Rising Number Of Bat Rabies Cases Concerning For Head Of Will County Animal Control

(CBS) — The head of animal control in Will County says he is concerned about the rising number of rabid bats found in homes this summer. 154 more words


Joliet Offers $12.3M In Incentives To Will County For New Courthouse

CHICAGO (CBS) — Will County and the City of Joliet have come to an agreement which will keep the county courthouse in downtown Joliet, including more than $12 million in incentives from Joliet. 368 more words


Rabid Bat Found Inside Naperville Home

(CBS) — The Will County Health Department says a Naperville family is beginning a series of rabies shots after a rabid bat was found flying around their home. 210 more words


West Nile Virus Detected In Will County

(STMW) –– A batch of mosquitoes collected in southwest suburban Bolingbrook has yielded Will County‚Äôs first West Nile virus-positive sample of 2015.

The batch of mosquitoes was collected by Will County Environmental Health employees Wednesday and was confirmed West Nile virus positive Thursday, according to a statement from the Will County Health Department. 183 more words


Second Bat In Southwest Suburb Tests Positive For Rabies

(STMW) — A second bat discovered in a southwest suburban Homer Glen home this week has tested positive for rabies, the fifth confirmed case in Will County in 2015. 295 more words


Des Plaines River Water Trails


The Des Plaines River begins in Wisconsin, in Racine County, and flows south into Illinois as a small, prairie stream.

It runs approximately ninety-five miles through four counties in Illinois, to its confluence with the Kankakee River at Channahon, and forms the Illinois River. 2,752 more words

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