Lake County To Begin Testing Levels Of Cancer-Causing GasThe Lake County monitoring decision comes after Illinois Governor JB Pritzker's administration shut down a plant in DuPage County earlier this year when high concentrations of the chemical were detected.
Police Officer Charged With Domestic Battery After Striking 5-Year-OldA Round Lake Park police officer was charged with Domestic Battery.
Judge Rules Chicago Suburb Cannot Enact Assault Weapons BanA Lake County judge ruled Friday that the north suburban Deerfield cannot ban assault weapons.
Chicago Man Allegedly Picked Up 14-Year-Old Gurnee Teen From Family's Home And Sexually Abused Her At Libertyville MotelA 22-year-old Chicago man was charged after being caught at a motel in northwest suburban Libertyville with a 14-year-old girl from Gurnee who he allegedly had sex with, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.
Man Charged With Biting Baby Girl Because She Wouldn't Fall AsleepA Lake County man has been arrested for allegedly biting his 10-month-old daughter on the face and arms when she would not fall asleep.
Teen Charged In 2018 Crash That Killed Elderly WomanAuthorities say a vehicle driven by the teen crossed into the wrong lane on Route 45 in Warren Township and smashed into a car driven by Katherine Lewis of Grayslake.
Drunk Driver Slams Into Illinois State Police Cruiser In Lake ForestAn Illinois State Police cruiser was struck by a drunk driver on Interstate 94 in north suburban Lake Forest early Friday, according to authorities.
Lake County Sex Offender Apprehended After 3 Months On The Run Looks Drastically DifferentA northwest suburban man wanted for allegedly sexually abusing a family member was apprehended after at least three months on the run from authorities, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.
Forty Percent Of Illinois Lacks Public Help Hotline , 2-1-1Much of the nation uses 2-1-1 for non-emergency help, but most of the state of Illinois doesn’t have access to that service.
Metra To Offer Reverse-Commute Service To Lake CountyMetra will soon offer express train service for people who live in Chicago and reverse-commute to work in Lake County.
Lake County Inmate Charged With Soliciting A Hitman To Kill Witness In His TrialA Lake County jail inmate allegedly conspired to hire a hitman to kill a witness who was set to testify against him at trial.
Snowfall Totals: Lake County Hit The HardestSnowfall between Sunday and Monday totaled close to nine inches in some areas, while other areas got an inch or two.
Light Snow Coming TomorrowA Winter Weather Advisory will take effect for Lake and McHenry counties starting Sunday at 3 a.m. and lasting until 6 a.m. Monday.
As Ice Melts Along The Kankakee River, Officials Urge CautionEmergency officials warned that melting ice can be unpredictable. With more headed down river, they are urging caution.
Judge: Firefighter's Family Should Get Full Death PensionTwo medical experts found Kevin Hauber's death was likely related to his job, which involves repeated exposure to toxic smoke and carcinogens.