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Gurnee Mayor Blasts School Board Member’s Comments On Gays, Lesbians

A member of the Warren Township school board created a firestorm last week, when she said the district should not hire a homosexual superintendent.

12/11/2014

Texting (CBS)

Fifth Teen Surrenders To Police In Gurnee Sexting, Cyber-Bullying Case

A fifth teen surrendered to police Tuesday in connection with the recent sexting and cyber-bullying incident at Warren Township High School, in Gurnee.

11/11/2014

Texting (CBS)

List Of Suspects Grows In Teen Sexting, Cyber-Bullying Case In Gurnee

Three students at Warren Community high school, and a fourth from another school, now face charges for distribution of child pornography.

11/07/2014

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Three Warren High School Students Charged In Sexting Incident

Three Warren High School students have been charged in connection with cyberbullying and sexting another student.

11/06/2014

Waukegan Police Officer Jason Mueller (Credit: Waukegan Police Department)

Waukegan Police Officer Killed In Gurnee Crash

Waukegan Police Officer Jason Mueller was not wearing a seat belt when his car crossed over a median in Gurnee early Saturday, and hit a utility pole.

07/14/2014

M.L. Terrell Dale (Kenosha Police)

Man Suspected Of Fatally Shooting Gurnee Woman In Kenosha Tavern Turns Self In

M.L. Terrell Dale, 24, of Kenosha, was wanted on a warrant in connection with a shooting at 1:45 a.m. Saturday inside the Shenanigans Tavern.

06/30/2014

M.L. Dale (Credit: Kenosha Police)

Gurnee Woman Shot To Death At Kenosha Bar

Police in Kenosha, Wisconsin are looking for a gunman who walked into a bar and started shooting.

06/28/2014

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Body Found Along Des Plaines River Trail In Gurnee

A body has been found along the Des Plaines River trail in north suburban Lake County, near where a 57-year-old man vanished while riding his bike earlier this month.

06/19/2014

Andrew Adler (Gurnee Police)

Gurnee Man Vanishes

Andrew Adler, 57, has been missing since June 8 after leaving his Gurnee home on his bicycle. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

06/16/2014

Gurnee Mayor Kristina Kovarik (Credit: Village of Gurnee)

Gurnee Mayor Asks People Not To Give To Panhandlers

The way Gurnee Mayor Kristina Kovarik sees it, panhandlers have found too many willing donors among the many people who visit the village for shopping and amusement parks. She fears their numbers will only swell as crowds grow this summer.

06/03/2014

Jeremy Betancourt (Credit: Gurnee Police)

Teen Pleads Guilty To DUI In Drag Race That Killed Antioch Girl

Under a negotiated deal approved by Judge Victoria Rossetti, Jeremy Betancourt pleaded guilty to aggravated driving under the influence of marijuana, a Class 2 felony, while other charges against him, including aggravated street racing and reckless homicide, were dropped

03/28/2014

Meghan Heinze (Credit: Gurnee Police)

Woman Charged With Vandalizing Suburban Houses Of Worship

Meghan Heinze, 22, of Gurnee, is charged with 10 counts of institutional vandalism, 10 counts of criminal defacement, and two counts of criminal damage to property, all felonies.

02/28/2014

St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Libertyville (left) and Islamic Foundation North in Waukegan (right) both were vandalized Sunday night with the same smiley face and hateful message. (Credit: Facebook)

Police Identify Suspect Who Vandalized Mosque, Churches

The mayor of Waukegan said Thursday an arrest is imminent in a spate of vandalizations of north suburban houses of worship.

02/20/2014

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Cops: Chicago’s Serial Carjacker Also Gurnee Purse-Snatcher

A man accused of robbing an elderly woman of her purse in a north suburban parking lot two weeks ago has been identified as the same man who was arrested Tuesday for allegedly committing a series of carjackings in Chicago, one of which led to the death of an 11-year-old boy.

12/26/2013

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Man Charged With Stealing $80K From Youth Baseball League

A north suburban youth baseball treasurer has been charged with writing about $80,000 worth of organization checks to himself.

12/10/2013

A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Corrections Officer Alleged To Have Improper Contact With Juror

An attorney is filing a motion seeking any information, including investigative or police reports, on the possibility that a corrections officer in the courthouse may have had improper conversations with jurors or witnesses.

11/27/2013

Timothy Fleming. (Family photo)

Gurnee Police Investigating Fatal Hit-And-Run

Gurnee Police are investigating an apparent hit-and-run that left one man killed and a dog injured Saturday morning.

11/16/2013

A suspect robbed a bank in Gurnee, forcing schools on lock down. (Credit: Bank surveillance video)

Search For Gurnee Robber Put School On Lockdown

GURNEE (CBS) — A bank was robbed Thursday afternoon in north suburban Gurnee, leading to a soft lock down at three schools in the area as police searched for the suspect. Police received a report […]

11/15/2013

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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Lake County, Ill. 2013

Halloween Trick or Treating is being held in communities throughout Lake County, Ill. in 2013. Most of the communities are holding Trick or Treat hours on the day of Halloween itself. Oct. 31, 2013, but several are having the Trick or Treat on the Sun. before Halloween, on Oct. 27.

10/29/2013

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Passenger Van Strikes Jogger In Gurnee

The 18-year-old woman was jogging about 8:39 a.m. at Gages Lake Road and Murifield Drive when she was struck.

08/26/2013

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