Wilmington Region

01/26/2021 - 4:52pm
An outdated law that bans public intoxication will be removed from the books in Wilmington. Members of the Wilmington City Council discussed an amendment to the local ordinance that governs alcohol in certain locations during the Jan. 19 meeting of...

Coal City Region

01/26/2021 - 5:08pm
Although it will be several weeks before the Coal City Police Department releases its annual report for 2020, information being shared this week with the Village Board indicates a decrease in calls for service. Based on the department’s monthly...

Braidwood Region

01/26/2021 - 4:45pm
The Braidwood Area Healthy Community Coalition (BAHCC) paired up with the Wilmington Coalition for a Healthy Community in December to help launch a new resource for troubled teens. And, so far, things seem to be working out well. The new “Text-A-Tip...

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