FOX RIVER GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Event organizers say inclement weather nearly forced them to cancel a ski-jumping competition in northern Illinois for the first time in 110 years.
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FOX RIVER GROVE, Ill. (AP) — A man riding a snowmobile on the frozen Fox River has crashed into a highway bridge pier and been hospitalized.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A dozen teams have begun carving away at big blocks of snow in hopes of winning the annual Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition.
NILES, Ill. (AP) — The body of a woman has been found by a man shoveling snow along a suburban Chicago street.
CHICAGO (AP) — Frozen fuel lines at O’Hare International Airport forced American Airlines to cancel more than a dozen flights.
CHICAGO (AP) — The extreme cold has prompted the city of Chicago to convene an emergency hearing to force landlords to restore heat to city apartment buildings.
A local Galesburg business owner took to the streets this week to plow snow at no cost for residents.
STERLING, Ill. (AP) — One man in northern Illinois says he’s shoveling snow for free this winter to help out his neighbors.
CHICAGO (AP) — Schools closed and warming shelters opened in Illinois as bitterly cold subzero temperatures moved into the state.