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BREAKING: Metra crossing again scene of incident, gate obliterated

by Megan Schuller, Assistant Editor News, Breaking

For the second time since November, a Metra crossing at 191st Street in Mokena drew a police response.

A semitruck reportedly went through the Metra crossing on Monday, Jan. 14, which resulted in approximately $1,700 in damage to the gate...

Breaking News: McGrath ‘illegitimately absent’ from Augustinian Province after being asked to leave friary

by Bill Jones, Managing Editor News, Breaking, Community

First, the Rev. Richard J. McGrath’s cellphone vanished amid an investigation into allegations of inappropriate content on the device. Now, McGrath himself has gone rogue from an Augustinian Province after being asked to leave a friary...

Video — Metra signal malfunction blamed for almost causing collision

by Megan Schuller, Assistant Editor News, Breaking

Mokena Police Officer Peter Stanglewicz was traveling westbound on 191st Street at 8:45 a.m. on Nov. 9, when malfunctioning Metra crossing gates nearly resulted in a collision between a train and several vehicles.

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