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Weather related information for Friday, Jan. 20

Published: Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 10:10 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 3:05 p.m. CDT

Due to the winter storm is sweeping through the area Friday, Jan. 20, the following closings and cancellations have been announced. Check back for updates.

CHANNAHON

• Three-Rivers Public Library District will close its buildings in Channahon and Minooka at 3 p.m. Friday. The outside bookdrops will still be available for returning materials.

GARDNER

• Gardner-South Wilmington High School announced it has cancelled the varsity boys basketball game with St Anne Tonight. The game has not yet been rescheduled.

JOLIET

• Due to weather conditions, all Joliet Junior College campuses and centers will close today at 2 p.m. All scheduled events are cancelled.

COAL CITY

• Coal City High School announced the Coalers' basketball game against Lisle in the Interstate Eight Conference tournament at Lisle was postponed. The varsity teams will play at 10 a.m. Saturday morning. The remainder of the tournament will be played at Wilmington High School.

MINOOKA

• Three-Rivers Public Library District will close its buildings in Channahon and Minooka at 3 p.m. Friday. The outside bookdrops will still be available for returning materials.

• Due to the weather conditions that are expected for Friday, the Minooka Primary Center's Open Gym has been cancelled for the evening. 

• Minooka Community High School's girls-boys sophomore and varisty basketball games at Oswego East were postponed.

MORRIS

• Morris Community High School announced the sophomore and varsity girls basketball games against DeKalb for Friday, Jan. 20, were postponed.

• Morris Community High School announced the girls freshman basketball game at home on Saturday, Jan. 21, has been postponed until 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28.

• The Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference wrestling tournament, which includes the Morris wrestling team, has pushed back its start time on Saturday, Jan. 21. The tournament will beging at 10 a.m. at Ottawa Township High School. Weigh-ins will be at 8:30 a.m  in Love Gym. Anyone with questions should contact Mike Cooper at Ottawa High School at (815) 431-2401.

• Due to a combination of snow accumulations and unsafe driving conditions, the library will close today at 4 p.m. Regular hours will resume at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 21.

SHOREWOOD

• Due to the deteriorating weather conditions, Troy School District has decided to dismiss Troy Middle School and Orenic Intermediate School at 2 p.m. Friday, 20 minutes earlier than the normal dismissal time. All elementary schools will dismiss at the normal time of 3:05 p.m.

Additionally, all after school activities, all after school detentions and Saturday detentions are being cancelled throughout the Troy School District. This includes today’s home volleyball game and the sixth-grade basketball boys basketball tournament.

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