Free Mobile COVID-19 Testing Sites Coming To Northern Illinois This WeekThe Illinois Department of Public Health is offering free COVID-19 tests at various mobile testing sites in northern Illinois.
'One Step Closer To Getting Back To Normal': After Canceling, Walgreens Will Now Provide COVID Vaccines To Lake County TeachersAnother benefit of these districts being able to partner with Walgreens means that many more vaccine doses will be available for others through the Lake County Health Department.
Limited Indoor Dining Allowed To Return In Lake, McHenry, DuPage, And Kane CountiesRegion 4, the Metro East area near St. Louis, is now the only region of the state that has yet to move back to Tier 1 mitigations to resume limited indoor dining.
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."