'Probable' Tornado Under Investigation In Waukegan AreaThe National Weather Service on Tuesday was investigating a "probable" tornado in Waukegan.
Deputy Rushes To Apply Tourniquet To Profusely Bleeding Accident Victim In Beach ParkA veteran sheriff’s deputy rushed to the scene of an accident early Monday, knowing he had only seconds to save a man’s arm and possibly his life.
‘It Looks Like A Slum Lord Owns It’; After Years Of Neglect, Illinois Beach State Park Getting $45 Million From Capital Budget To Make RepairsA crown jewel in the northern suburbs is crumbling after repeated state budget battles, but funding from the recent capital construction program will help Illinois Beach State Park begin repairing the damage from years of neglect.
Prosecutors: No Criminal Charges In Illinois Ammonia LeakAuthorities have said a tractor driver was towing tanks of anhydrous ammonia from Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, to an Illinois farm when the chemical leaked, creating a toxic gas cloud.
Man Charged With Arson After Setting His Car On Fire In Beach ParkA Waukegan man has been charged with arson after setting his own car on fire in Beach Park.
NTSB Investigates Ammonia Leak In Beach ParkThe National Traffic Safety Board will be at the scene of a toxic gas leak in suburban Beach Park Friday morning.
Ammonia Spill In Beach Park Sends 40 To Hospital; 'I Was Suffocating'One firefighter and six other people will remain overnight at Vista Medical Center in Waukegan after the spill Thursday morning.
7 In Critical Condition After Beach Park Ammonia Spill, Including Firefighter; At Least 40 People Sent To HospitalA firefighter is among seven people in critical condition after an ammonia spill in north suburban Beach Park sent a total of 40 people to the hospital on Thursday.
Beach Park Man Charged With Reckless Homicide For Bristol, Wisconsin Car Crash That Killed 3 Family MembersA Beach Park man, whose Wisconsin driver's license has been revoked, has been charged with reckless homicide for causing a triple fatal car accident in Bristol Friday evening, according to the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department.
Girl, Who Lost Father, To Receive Special Escort To Father-Daughter DanceA north suburban kindergartener whose father was killed in a military training accident last year will be getting a special escort to a Father-Daughter dance on Wednesday.
K-9 Dax Tracks Down Missing, Intoxicated Man In Ditch In Beach Park A sheriff’s canine tracked a missing intoxicated man to a ditch early Sunday in north suburban Beach Park.
Man Critical, 5 Others Seriously Hurt In Beach Park CrashSix people were seriously injured in a three-vehicle crash late Friday in north suburban Beach Park.
Man Fatally Struck By Pickup While Walking In Beach ParkA north suburban man was fatally struck by a pickup truck Monday night.
Man Found Dead On Side Of Road In Beach ParkShortly before 10 a.m., someone spotted Matthew J. Strait’s body in a ravine.
Man Charged With Beach Park ShootingA man has been charged with wounding another man in a shooting early Monday in north suburban Beach Park.