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Lake Villa Drowning Deemed Accident, Lake Michigan Drowning Leaves Man Dead

(Lake Forest, IL) A rash of drownings from the weekend continues to come in. Police near Fort…

Weekend Crash in Waukegan Kills One, Speed Cited As Factor

(Waukegan, IL) A weekend crash in Waukegan left one person dead. The incident took place Saturday night…

No Weekend Covid Deaths in Lake County, Hospitalizations Up Slightly

(Chicago, IL) While vaccinations continue to increase across Illinois, things have slowed dramatically. According to Illinois Health…

No Injuries After SUV Plunges into Assisted Living Apartment in Vernon Hills

(Vernon Hills, IL) A crash in Vernon Hills could have been a lot worse. Police say an…

Lou Malnati’s Moving HQ to Buffalo Grove

(Buffalo Grove, IL) A major pizza chain is moving its headquarters into Lake County. Lou Malnati‚Äôs says…

Man Pleads Not Guilty to June Beach Park Trail Attack

(Waukegan, IL) A Beach Park man has pleaded not guilty to a laundry list of charges. Tramane…

Two Separate Gun Arrests Announced in Antioch

(Antioch, IL) Police in Antioch have announced a weapons arrest. Officials say an investigation on July 19th…

Daily Covid Cases Up, But Other Metrics, Including Deaths, Remain Low

(Chicago, IL) Daily Coronavirus cases on Thursday hit nearly 2-thousand in Illinois for the first time since…

Illinois Gas Prices 11th Highest in US, Lake County Prices Even Higher

(Chicago, IL) Illinois continues to have the highest gas prices east of the Rocky Mountains, and the…

Additional Charge Added in Death of Antioch Man in McHenry County

(Woodstock, IL) At least one new charge has been added against an Island Lake man, in the…



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