October 17, 2021 Local Stories in and Around St. Joseph, Illinois

Category: <span>Courts and Fire</span>


Foundation created to honor Oberheim

June 9, 2021

June 9, 2021

The family of Police Officer Chris Oberheim is working to develop a not-for-profit foundation. The foundation name was announced Tuesday...

Early morning fire causes explosions

June 2, 2021

June 2, 2021

A structural fire in St. Joseph caused multiple explosions in the early morning hours of June 2. St. Joseph-Stanton Fire...

New fire district equipment will help save lives

February 4, 2021

February 4, 2021

The new addition to the St. Joseph-Stanton Fire Protection District will help save lives, said Fire Chief Josh Reese. The...

Vandals steal Christmas decorations in Ogden

December 9, 2020

December 9, 2020

The Grinch hit Ogden on Monday night. The vandals did not steal the Who-pudding or the last can of Who-Hash,...

Former village employee pleads guilty to theft

January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

A former St. Joseph Village employee has pleaded guilty to Class I felony theft. In a plea agreement, Laura Boyd...

St. Joseph man indicted on child pornography charges

February 14, 2019

February 14, 2019

A St. Joseph man, William M. Bell, has been arrested and indicted on federal child pornography charges. Bell, 39, is...