Authorities Monitoring For Levels Of Cancer-Causing Gas Near Facilities in Waukegan and GurneeAuthorities in Waukegan and Gurnee are monitoring for levels of a cancer-causing gas near two facilities. Residents hope this testing can help protect the health of the community.
Man Charged With Arson After Setting His Car On Fire In Beach ParkA Waukegan man has been charged with arson after setting his own car on fire in Beach Park.
Woman Critically Injured When Corvette Slams Into Pole On Sheridan Road In Beach ParkA female passenger was critically injured after the driver of a Chevrolet Corvette lost control and slammed into a utility pole in Beach Park.
Waukegan Plant Workers Remembered After TragedyTen days after an explosion tore through a Waukegan chemical plant, killing four people, the company plans to reopen Monday.
Lives Of 4 Employees Killed In Chemical Plant Explosion Remembered At Waukegan MemorialThe lives of four men killed a week ago in a deadly chemical plant explosion were honored Friday morning.
Fourth Victim In Waukegan Explosion Identified As Daniel NicklasThe fourth victim in the explosion that destroyed the AB Specialty Silicones plant in Waukegan last Friday has been identified by the company as 24-year-old Daniel Nicklas of Beach Park, Illinois.
Two More Waukegan Explosion Victims Identified: Jeff Cummings And Byron Biehn, Of WisconsinLake County authorities have identified two more victims of last weekend's deadly explosion at a chemical plant in Waukegan.
Search Continues For Missing Chemical Plant Worker After Deadly Waukegan ExplosionThe search continues for one man still missing after a deadly explosion at the AB Specialty Silicones plant in Waukegan this weekend.
3 Confirmed Dead In Waukegan Explosion, 1 Still MissingCrews spent Sunday dismantling a building piece by piece after a deadly and powerful explosion at a Waukegan silicone plant Friday.
2 Employees Dead, 2 Still Missing After Silicone Plant Explosion In WaukeganTwo people are confirmed dead and two employees are still missing after an explosion rocked a silicone plant in Waukegan just before 10 p.m. Friday.
Large Explosion Felt In WaukeganLocal police are investigating the explosion in the area of Sunset and Northwestern avenues near the Gurnee/Waukegan border, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Department.
Edward Prado Found Fit For Trial For Attempting To Grab Officer's GunA suburban Chicago man wounded by police in 2017 during an alleged attempt to grab a police officer's gun has been found fit for trial.
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.
2 Teen Girls Shot In WaukeganTwo teen girls were shot Thursday afternoon in Waukegan, police said.
BREAKING: Body Recovered From Lake Michigan In WaukeganA male body was recovered from Lake Michigan in Waukegan Thursday morning, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.