Lake County Providing COVID Vaccine Appointments Available Through PortalLake County is looking for volunteers to help with the process.
8-Year-Old Boy Found Safe After Police He Was Abducted By Non-Custodial Parents In North Suburbs On Christmas Day NightAn 8-year-old boy was found safe and his non-custodial parents were taken into custody late Saturday after police said the parents abducted him from the far north suburbs.
Leon Taylor, Murder Suspect Being Extradited From Texas, Escapes Custody In Gary, IndianaA murder suspect escaped from custody Monday afternoon while being extradited to Northwest Indiana from Texas, officials said.
Lake County Portal Allows Residents To Register For COVID-19 VaccineOne county in Illinois is already taking registrations for the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine shot. So far, more than 60,000 people in Lake County have signed up to be notified when they can be vaccinated.
Lake County, IL Residents Can Now Register For COVID-19 Vaccine NotificationsIf you live in Lake County, Illinois, you can register to get notified when a COVID-19 vaccine will be available to you.
Pritzker Vows More Enforcement Of Regional COVID Restrictions As Lake And McHenry Counties Latest To Face Ban On Indoor DiningGov. JB Pritzker on Wednesday announced Region 9 (Lake and McHenry counties) would be the latest area of the state to face enhanced virus mitigations, starting Saturday.
Lightfoot Seeks To Downplay Dispute With Pritzker Over New COVID-19 Restrictions For ChicagoA day after suggesting she would try to convince Gov. JB Pritzker to change his mind about his order for tougher COVID-19 restrictions in Chicago, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said "we’re not asking for any special treatment,” and said the city will enforce the new rules when they begin Friday.
Ballot Confusion In Northwest Indiana; 'I Assume My Vote Is Counted. I Hope'"If you have an absentee ballot, and you simply change your mind, you cannot forfeit it at an early voting site."
Highland Park School District Goes To Remote Learning As COVID Numbers Are On The RiseIn DuPage County, the health department recommends remote learning. However, officials are impressed with schools that have been able to stay open, even as COVID cases are rising.
Some Suburban School Districts Moving To Remote Learning Amid COVID-19 UptickAmid a steep rise on COVID-19 cases, the Highland Park School District in Lake County emailed parents Tuesday saying it is switching to all remote learning.
Police Investigate Double Homicide After Two Teens Found Dead In Lake County, IndianaThe girlfriend of one of the teens found the bodies Friday and called 911.
Concerns Mount About Lake Forest GOP Event Attended By RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel, Who Later Tested Positive For COVID-19A big-money fundraiser by the Republican Party that was held last month in Lake Forest has gotten the attention of the Lake County Health Department.
At Least 14 COVID-19 Cases Linked To Volleyball Leagues In Gages LakeThe Lake County Health Department is warning residents of several COVID-19 cases linked to adult volleyball leagues that competed in Gages Lake this month.
Huge Turnout On First Day Of Early Voting In Collar CountiesThe counties that started early voting on Thursday saw lines of people waiting hours to vote.
Investigation Underway After North Chicago Officer Discharges Firearm During Traffic Stop; No One InjuredThe driver got out of his car, ignored the officer's commands to put his hands up, and appeared to be reaching for a firearm in his waistband, police say.