Mosquitos Test Positive For West Nile Virus In Lake CountyFor the first time this year, public health officials have detected West Nile virus in mosquitos in north suburban Lake County.
Fighting The Opioid Epidemic At Drop-Off SitesThey are placed into barrels of gasoline where they disintegrate. Lake County expects to collect 13,000 pounds of prescriptions this year.
Lake County Unveils New Rules For Rape KitsOfficials vowed to test every rape kit from identified victims since January 1, 2008.
Counties Replenish Salt Supply After Weekend Snow, Icy ConditionsWith several weeks of winter remaining, county transportation departments are re-loading after a long weekend of salting and plowing snow.
Lake County Clerk Suggests Voting By Mail In 2018 PrimariesLake County Clerk Carla Wyckoff says more and more people are trying voting-by-mail because it’s convenient.
Two Fugitives Captured In Lake CountyJuan Padilla of North Chicago was arrested Wednesday near Green Bay Road and Washington Street in Waukegan, according to the Lake County sheriff’s office.
Assault Rifle Drawing Brings Protesters To Lake CountyA number of protesters are upset with Lake County Republicans. They’re raffling off firearms to raise money. Including one linked to the deadly Las Vegas massacre.
Sex Offender Caught In WaukeganMembers of the Lake County Warrants Team located 47-year-old Tracy W. Pennell near a motel near Green Bay Road and Grand Avenue in Waukegan.
WI Driver Killed In North Suburban CrashThe crash happened at 5:10 a.m. at Russell Road and Park Lane in Newport Township, according to the Lake County sheriff’s office.
Lake Co. Museum Almost FinishedIt's been years in the making and more than half finished. But the Lake County Forest Preserve District's new Bess Bower Dunn Museum isn't quite ready for prime time.
Tobacco Buying Age To Increase In Some Lake County AreasThe new minimum, as of Jan. 1, will be 21 at the 48 establishments in unincorporated Lake County that sell tobacco products or e-cigarettes.
Man Charged In Pair Of 'Ruse' Burglaries In Lake County A Northwest Side man has been charged with a pair of ruse burglaries earlier this summer in north suburban Deerfield and Long Grove.