Chicago Area Weather: Hot, Muggy Week AheadFollowing heavy storms in some areas, there is a hot week ahead for the Chicago area.
Lake County, Indiana Authorities Warn Of Dangerous Waves After Boat CrashThe Lake County, Indiana Sheriff’s office issued a warning about dangerous waves Thursday evening after a boat hit a breakwall and sank while traveling in Lake Michigan.
Chicago Weather: Severe Thunderstorms SundaySevere storms are on the way for the Chicago area and neighboring counties.
Family Distraught After Boy Is Shot Dead In Lake County, Cousins Charged With Murder Despite Not Pulling TriggerThere was heartache this week for a Chicago family – after a 14-year-old boy was shot and killed and his cousins were charged with his murder, even though none of them pulled the trigger.
Lake County Authorities Report Rise Of Computer-Based ScamsAuthorities say there's been an increase in reports of computer-based scams in Chicago's suburbs.
Driver Of Mack Truck Cited In Crash Involving Three School Buses In LibertyvilleThe driver of a Mack truck involved in a Libertyville crash with three school buses that sent 17 people to the hospital has been charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.
17 Hospitalized After Three School Buses Involved In Crash In LibertyvilleTen children and seven adults were taken to the hospital, after three school buses taking them on a YMCA field trip were involved in a chain reaction crash with a dump truck loaded with landscaping material Thursday morning in north suburban Libertyville.
North Suburban K9 Units Find Wanted Man, Man In Mental Crisis Within 14 HoursThe K9 units made the discoveries within a period of 14 hours Monday and Tuesday in the far north suburbs.
Lake County Inmate Removes Baggie From Buttocks And Swallows It During Intake SearchAn inmate at the Lake County Jail in Illinois removed a baggie containing an unknown substance from between his buttocks and swallowed it early Thursday morning, authorities say.
Mosquitoes In Lake County Test Positive For West Nile VirusFor the first time in 2019, Mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus in Lake County.
Severe Thunderstorm Warnings, Flash Flood Warnings Issued In Northern Illinois and Northwest IndianaA Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued by the National Weather Service in Chicago for Cook and Will counties in Illinois, and Lake County, Indiana, until 9:45 p.m.
Investigation Into Allegations Of Physical Abuse Of 7 Children At Gages Lake SchoolThe Lake County Sheriff's Department is now investigating allegations that at least seven children from Gages Lake School were physically abused by two staff members.
Driving Privileges Denied For Man Convicted In Fatal CrashForty-nine-year-old Jason Cozmanoff was released from prison last year after serving part of his 12-year sentence for reckless homicide and other convictions.
Electrocution Could Be To Blame For Man Found Dead In Dyer, IndianaA 62-year-old man was found unconscious in the raised bucket of a truck in Dyer, Indiana.
Rogue Cows Found Wandering Through Lake County NeighborhoodA pair of cows was caught wandering around a residential neighborhood in suburban Lake County early Monday in Lake Villa near Route 59.