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1 Injured, 1 Cited in Plano Crash

Plano Police say a Plano woman was injured and another Plano woman was cited in a head-on collision that occurred on Thursday. Police responded to the intersection of S. West St. and W. Jones St. around 5:39 p.m. on Thursday for an accident with injuries.


St. Patrick's Celebration returning to downtown Yorkville March 16

The City of Yorkville will be hosting its third annual St. Patrick’s Celebration complete with an Irish Parade, 5K, kids activities and live entertainment from 15 musical acts including The Whiskey Brothers, Miles Neilson & the Rusted Hearts and The Steepwater Band on Saturday, March 16.


Early Voting Begins for April Election

Voting is underway for the April 2nd Consolidated Election in Kendall and the surrounding counties in the WSPY listening area. Early voting opened on Thursday at the Kendall County Office Building at 111 W. Fox St. in Yorkville. It remains open until March 22nd, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m.


Body found near Fox River in Yorkville

Kendall County Sheriff's deputies found a body in the area of Quinsey Lane near the Fox River in Yorkville Friday evening, Feb. 22. Police said they were summoned to the area at approximately 5:16 p.m. on a report that some kayakers had come upon what they believed was a dead body in the river.


Boys Basketball: Jimmy Braddish, stingy Sandwich 'D' take care of Plano

SANDWICH – Jimmy Roop looks like a guy ready to guard. Roop, one of nine Sandwich seniors, wears his long blonde hair in a headband, a tattooed bicep exuding the physicality his team hangs its hat on.


Coroner's Inquest for Inmate Found Deceased in Kendall Co. Jail Scheduled for Next Friday

Kendall County Coroner Jacquie Purcell says a coroner's inquest will be held next Friday, March 1st, for a Kendall County inmate who was found deceased inside of the Kendall County Jail earlier this month.


Yorkville: 5 Local Foreclosures Up For Sale

YORKVILLE, IL — Do you feel like affordable houses are hard to find in your community? . A tour of the latest foreclosures in the Yorkville area could be a great starting point!


Mental Health Worker in Aurora Sentenced to 10 Years for Sexually Assaulting Resident in His Care

A worker at a juvenile mental health facility in Aurora has been sent to prison for sexually assaulting a child who was a resident at the facility. Thirty-nine-year-old Darius Jones of Chicago on Friday, agreed in a plea deal to a sentence of 10 years in prison for felony Criminal Sexual Assault of


Travel Advisory from the Illinois State Police

Due to a crash at Route 1 and Ernst Road, traffic is shut down in both directions. Please choose an alternate route for the time being.


Plano resident Noah Villarreal 'breaks the curse,' wins second state title at Aurora Christian

Villarreal, whose dad and uncle starred at Plano, dominant in taking Class 1A 132-pound championship. Noah Villarreal broke the curse. Villarreal, a Plano resident and junior at Aurora Christian, comes from some seriously good wrestling genes. His dad, Jose, and uncle, Ruben, combined for seven stat


Illinois woman dead following crash on Illinois State Route 1

Clark County, Illinois - An Illinois woman is dead following a crash on Illinois State Route 1, just south of Marshall. According to the Illinois State Police, that woman has been identified as Audria Truelove, age 20 of Martinsville, Illinois.


Kendall County Sheriff’s reports

Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proved guilty in court. Sheriff’s deputies arrested Noel Hornsberry, 55, of of the 1700 block of Presley Circle, Plainfield, after stopping his vehi


$5M bail, DUI charge for Naperville man after Downers Grove student hit by car

A Naperville man suspected of drunk driving and running over a 17-year-old Downers Grove North High School student, critically injuring her, was taken into custody Friday after a $5 million warrant for his arrest was issued.


79-year-old woman convicted of hate crime

SYCAMORE – A 79-year-old DeKalb woman was convicted Friday afternoon of a hate crime after she yelled numerous hateful words toward a black woman in traffic and then again in the DeKalb Walmart parking lot.


R. Kelly’s Bond Set At $1 Million, Prosecutors Say DNA Evidence A Match In Two Cases

CHICAGO (CBS) — R. Kelly’s bond was set at $1 million by Judge John F. Lyke Jr. on Saturday. Kelly was charged Friday with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse against four women, including three minors.


Bullets on the floor, a 'nightmare' maze and 1 victim's escape: Coroner describes scene of Aurora mass shooting

Hours after the shooting stopped, Kane County Coroner Rob Russell walked through the jumbled equipment at the Henry Pratt Co. in Aurora, stepping over bullets on the floor of the warehouse where a gunman killed five people and shot five police officers.


Some Southern Illinois state’s attorneys push back on possible Illinois semi-automatic weapons ban

CARBONDALE — Williamson County State’s Attorney Brandon Zanotti received a standing ovation at a Marion town hall meeting Feb. 4 for his pledge to support gun owners in the event of a statewide semi-automatic weapons ban.


Former Catholic priest faces new charges after abusing boys in Illinois, Missouri and California

CLAYTON, Mo. -- A former Catholic priest is facing new charges a decade after being declared sexually violent and admitting he abused about 30 boys in Illinois, California and Missouri.


Flooding closes Ohio River “Cairo” Bridge between Kentucky and Illinois

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A bridge across the Ohio River between Kentucky and Illinois has been closed because of flooding. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet announced Friday that the U.S. 51 bridge connecting Kentucky to Cairo, Illinois would close Friday afternoon because land on the Kentucky side i


Oswego: 5 New Foreclosures On The Market

OSWEGO, IL — Are you hoping to buy a new home, but can't find anything in your price range? . A tour of the latest foreclosures in the Oswego area might be your best bet!. Here is this week's list of five new foreclosures on the market near you — many of them surprisingly affordable for their size a