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Lockport man shot dead in Joliet

August 31, 2018 by Max Lapthorne, Editor News, Breaking

A Lockport resident was pronounced dead in the early morning of Aug. 29 at a home in Joliet, with preliminary findings indicating the death was caused by a gunshot wound, according to the Will County Coroner’s Office.

Alexander Perez was...

Light pole falls on, injures three Butler School students

by Thomas Czaja, Contributing Editor News, Breaking

A light pole fell and injured three fourth-grade students after striking them while they were at recess Monday, Sept. 17, outside Butler School in Lockport,...

No injuries in Lockport Township apartment building fire

by Max Lapthorne, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

There were no injuries following a fire on the 1300 block of Argo Lane in Lockport Township Aug. 7, according to a press release issued by the Lockport Township Fire Protection District the next day.

Fire crews...

Three injured in crash on 9th Street bridge

by Max Lapthorne, Editor News, Breaking

Three people were sent to the hospital Sunday, July 29, following a two-car collision on the W. 9th Street bridge, according to a release issued the next day by Illinois State Police.

At 3:28 p.m. a Toyota Prius driven by Marlene Satunas,...