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A kit of Naloxone, a heroin antidote that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose, is displayed at a press conference about a new community prevention program for heroin overdoses in which New York police officers will carry kits of Naloxone, on May 27, 2014 in New York City. The New York Police Department is being provided 19,500 kits for officers; the program will begin after officers receive training. The Naloxone is administered nasally. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Man Who Overdosed In Mundelein Revived After Officers Inject Naloxone

Police responded to the 0-100 block of North Emerald and found a man unresponsive on the bathroom floor, according to a statement from Mundelein police. The man showed symptoms of opiate overdose and police retrieved a Naloxone auto-injector kit from their squad car to revive the man.

03/03/2015

Mundelein High School (CBS)

Mundelein High School Disciplines Athletes After Bullying Is Reported

Five athletes were disciplined after behavior that included hitting and poking team members on the buttocks.

01/16/2015

Firefighters battled a blaze at a home in Mundelein, after an apparent explosion around noon on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

Police: Argument Preceded Mundelein House Explosion, Fire

Police in Mundelein say a house explosion last Friday which killed a man and critically injured another – may have been no accident.

01/05/2015

Firefighters battled a blaze at a home in Mundelein, after an apparent explosion around noon on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Apparent House Explosion, Fire In Mundelein

Firefighters were on the scene of a fire, following an apparent explosion in north suburban Mundelein.

01/02/2015

UP West Metra Train

Metra Fare Hike Plan Draws Little Outrage At Public Hearing

Those who expected long lines of angry riders to pound on podiums and demand that the 10.8 percent fare increase and yearly fare hikes for 10 years be dropped were wrong. It didn’t happen, at least during the hearing at Mundelein village hall, one of four that occurred Wednesday.

11/06/2014

UP West Metra Train

Metra Holds Hearing In Mundelein On Fare Hikes

Metra riders appear to be shrugging off the unprecedented series of fare hikes the commuter rail agency unveiled last month.

11/05/2014

Georgina Acosta and Fernando Alvarado hold their newborn son, Aydan Alvarado, who was born at 12:08 a.m. on New Year's Day 2013 at Saint Anthony Hospital. (Credit: St. Anthony Hospital)

Why You See Newborns Wrapped In The Same Baby Blanket

Just about every time a newborn baby is photographed, the new arrival seems to be carefully cocooned in the same blanket.

10/24/2014

A protective mask manufactured by Medline. (Credit: CBS)

Mundelein Healthcare Supplier Sees Uptick In Sales Of Ebola Protective Gear

Ebola is front of mind for just about everyone, but especially for a local company. Medline based in Mundelein is seeing an uptick in calls from hospitals looking for protective Ebola gear.

10/15/2014

Mark Oelerich

Murder Defendant Says Demons, God Controlled Him

Jurors heard graphic details of a fatal head-on crash and allegations of bizarre behavior from the defendant during opening statements Tuesday in the first-degree murder trial of Mark Oelerich.

09/24/2014

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Mundelein Cops Release Data On Traffic Stops

Racial breakdown numbers for traffic stops throughout Illinois will be released July 1, but one north suburban police department has decided to make its info public early.

06/18/2014

Karen Scavelli. (Family photo)

Police Still Waiting To Question Hospitalized Suspect In Island Lake Woman’s Death

Police in Mundelein say they’ve not yet been able to question a hospitalized man about the apparent murder of an Island Lake woman.

06/04/2014

A stolen car crashed into a house in Mundelein after police began chasing the vehicle on a report of a purse snatching. (Credit: CBS)

Man Crashes Dead Suburban Woman’s Car Into Home

A man who turned out to be a person of interest in a death investigation crashed a stolen car into a home in north suburban Mundelein, following a brief police chase Tuesday morning.

06/03/2014

An awning at a strip mall in Mundelein fell and injured a child. (Credit: Rishi Sharma)

Boy Recovering After Being Hit By Falling Awning In Mundelein

A young boy from the far north suburbs is recovering after a bizarre accident left him with a head injury.

05/25/2014

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Bike Rider Killed In Possible Hit-Run Accident In Mundelein

A man from northwest suburban Mundelein was found dead along Route 83 Thursday evening after a possible hit-and-run crash, police said.

05/23/2014

Jose Reyes (Credit: Mundelein Police)

Chicago Man Fit To Stand Trial For Rape Of 3-Year-Old

Jose Reyes, 28, is charged with multiple counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault of a child, aggravated kidnapping and production of child pornography. If convicted, he faces 24 years to life in prison.

05/21/2014

Nicole Jacobsen (Photo submitted by the Lake County Sheriff's Office.)

Plea Deal Expected In Former Teacher’s Sex Abuse Case

A negotiated plea deal is being finalized in the case of a former teacher at West Oak Middle School in Mundelein who is accused of abusing a 14-year-old student four years ago.

05/08/2014

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Mundelein Woman Stabbed In Minneapolis Robbery

A college student from Mundelein was stabbed during a robbery in Minneapolis on Monday, and a quick-thinking friend might have saved her from bleeding to death.

05/07/2014

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North Suburban School Officials Warning About Potential Mumps Cases

Officials in two north suburban school districts are warning students, staff and parents about possible cases of the mumps, even though they cannot confirm it.

05/06/2014

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Police: One Person Killed In Mundelein Car Wreck

One person was killed and three others injured in a two-car crash Saturday afternoon in northwest suburban Mundelein, police said.

03/30/2014

Mundelein police investigate after an 11-year-old girl was killed inside a home in the 1600 block of Woodhaven Court. A 14-year-old girl has been charged with murder. (Credit: CBS)

Will Teen Charged With Killing Sister Be Charged As Adult?

Prosecutors are considering whether a 14-year-old girl charged with killing her younger half-sister should be tried as an adult.

01/31/2014

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