Weatherfish have made a steady spread through the Chicago area for 30 years, what it may mean is still open to question.
A Joliet man who choked his mom to death then dumped her body in a river in 2013 pleaded guilty to murder Monday in the southwest suburb.
The body of a man recovered from the Des Plaines River in west suburban Maywood nearly two weeks ago has been identified.
Lane closures begin Monday over the Ruby Street bridge over the Des Plaines River in southwest suburban Joliet.
Two people were swept away by the Des Plaines River Sunday evening after the car in which they were riding crashed.