CHICAGO (AP) — Bystanders rescued a 93-year-old retired priest after his wheelchair rolled into Lake Michigan on Saturday afternoon.
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MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Harnesses and other safety equipment are being credited with saving the lives of two men who found themselves stranded in a bucket lift 120 feet in the air in northwestern Illinois.
WHEELING, Ill. (AP) — A 9-year-old boy is scheduled to reunite with the members of the Coast Guard helicopter crew who rescued him earlier this month.
CHICAGO (AP) — Firefighters have rescued three people who were trapped for several hours in an elevator that was stuck at a hotel in Chicago.
The Fulton County Sheriff’s Department decided to suspend the search for a Bernadotte man thought to be lost in the Spoon River.
Deputies responded to the call at about 7:20 Monday evening where a search was conducted with the help of several departments for a couple of hours.
CHICAGO (AP) –A Chicago runner is being credited with helping save a man and his dog after the pair fell into icy Lake Michigan.
Area firefighters were able to receive ice rescue training during a certification class held Saturday at Lake Storey.
About a dozen firefighters from East Galesburg, Knoxville, and Monmouth participated in the training.