27, Nov 2014 - Joliet, IL Bethany McKee sentenced to life in prison in Joliet murders
A young woman is going to prison for life after a high-profile double murder in Joliet. A Will County judge handing 22-year-old Bethany McKee the only sentence he could under Illinois. Judge Gerald Kinney convicted her in August of the grisly killings. Terrance Rankins and Eric Glover were robbed and strangled last year at a Joliet home. […]
27, Nov 2014 - Joliet, IL Defendant in Joliet double-murder sentenced to life in prison
A Will County judge on Tuesday gave Bethany McKee the only sentence he was allowed to do under Illinois law, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.
03, Apr 2014 - Waukegan, IL NRG Energy gets OK to buy Midwest Generation parent
Four Illinois coal plants -- Powerton (Pekin), Joliet, Waukegan and Will County (Romeoville) -- transfer to NRG in the deal A federal bankruptcy court judge on Tuesday approved the sale of all assets and operating companies of Edison Mission Energy -- parent of Illinois coal plant owner Midwest Generation -- to New Jersey-based NRG Energy Inc. for $2.6 billion.