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.
Three Charged With Attempted Murder Of A Peace Officer After North Chicago ShootingsThree men were charged with attempted murder of a peace officer following a shootout in North Chicago last Sunday.
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.