Counties Replenish Salt Supply After Weekend Snow, Icy ConditionsWith several weeks of winter remaining, county transportation departments are re-loading after a long weekend of salting and plowing snow.
Sheriff Warns Of Fake IRS Agent Phone Scam In Cook CountyThe automated phone call warns of an arrest warrant that can be resolved by calling a Chicago area phone number, the sheriff’s office said.
Tax Assessment Report Is Days AwayToni Preckwinkle countered suggestions that the report was being delayed until after the primary election.
Suburban Police Departments To Be Trained, Equipped With NarcanPolice from 30 suburban departments in Cook County are going to soon be trained and equipped with Narcan to try to save the lives of people overdosing on opioids.
Preckwinkle, Fioretti Debate County Issues Before Tribune Editorial BoardCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and challenger Bob Fioretti spent an hour debating issues before the Tribune's editorial board.
2 Investigators: Cook County's Lawsuit ProblemCounty government has spent more than $186 million to settle or satisfy 2,100 lawsuits since 2012. Payouts are expected to soar in coming years. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Cook County Marks 14th Cold-Related Death In Elmwood ParkA woman found dead in west suburban Elmwood Park is Cook County’s 14th cold-related death this season.
13 Cold Deaths Reported In Cook County So Far This SeasonAt least 27 cold-related deaths were reported last winter, according to authorities.
Man Found Dead In Vehicle In Austin Is Season’s 4th Cold DeathA man found in his vehicle Tuesday morning in the West Side Austin neighborhood marks the fourth cold death of the season in Cook County.
Thousands Prepay Property Taxes To Beat Trump Tax LawThe Cook County Treasurer’s Office said people are beating a path to its door to pay part of their property taxes that are due in March.
Study Finds Cook County Adults Consume High Amounts Of Sugary DrinksA new study indicates the amount of sugary drinks consumed by adults in Cook County has serious health implications.
Judge Tosses Confessions, Says Detective Lied Under OathReynaldo Guevara, who had been granted immunity in an unprecedented move by prosecutors and offered only meek denials of abuse when pressed to give a yes-or-no answer.