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Lake County Sheriff’s Office says they have responded to 911 calls due to ‘Senior Assassin’ game

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office says they have responded to several 911 calls regarding the “Senior Assassin” game as they issued a warning calling the game “incredibly dangerous.” The sheriff’s office said they have recently taken several 911 calls and responded to incidents involving Senior Assassin, as have other area police departments. The game involves […]

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Police searching for 75-year-old man reported missing, endangered from Wauconda

UPDATE: The man has been located, police said. Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a 75-year-old man who has been missing for several months from Wauconda and is considered endangered. The Illinois State Police activated an Endangered Missing Person Advisory for Robert Dean, 75, of Wauconda, Thursday morning. The Wauconda Police Department is […]

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McHenry County seeking local businesses to participate in annual ‘Operation Dropbox’ for veterans

McHenry County officials say they are seeking local organizations and businesses to participate in “Operation Dropbox” to assist local veterans and their families. The McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) last week announced the 5th annual Operation Dropbox, a donation drive dedicated to supporting local veterans. The health department invited organizations, churches, libraries and businesses […]

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Man considered missing, endangered from Algonquin located safe after three days

Police say a 54-year-old man has been located safe after he was reported missing and endangered from Algonquin on Friday. The Illinois State Police activated an Endangered Missing Person Advisory for Daniel Winters, 54, of Algonquin, early Saturday morning. The Algonquin Police Department said they were seeking the public’s assistance in locating Winters, who went […]

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Police searching for 54-year-old man considered endangered after going missing in Algonquin

Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a 54-year-old man considered endangered after he went missing from his home in Algonquin Friday morning. The Illinois State Police activated an Endangered Missing Person Advisory for Daniel Winters, 54, of Algonquin, early Saturday morning. The Algonquin Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Winters, […]

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Police investigating stolen vehicle, numerous car burglaries reported in Libertyville subdivision

Police are warning residents after suspects stole a car and ditched it before burglarizing numerous other vehicles in a Libertyville subdivision. The Libertyville Police Department was called in the early morning hours on Saturday to the 100 block of Woodland Road, which is off of Route 176. Libertyville Deputy Police Chief Chad Roszkowiak said Wednesday […]

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Portion of Wilson Road shut down after heavy rainfall results in flooding near Grayslake

A portion of Wilson Road near Grayslake has been shut down Wednesday after transportation officials say heavy rainfall has led to flooding on and along the roadway. The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) closed Wilson Road to through traffic from Route 120 to Route 60 due to flooding Wednesday morning. Rainfall over the past […]

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Winter weather advisory issued for McHenry County, other parts of northern Illinois

A winter weather advisory is in effect for McHenry County and other northern Illinois counties as forecasters warn about rain switching to accumulating snow Tuesday into Wednesday. The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a winter weather advisory late Tuesday afternoon for the northern Illinois area. The advisory includes McHenry, Boone, Winnebago, Ogle, Lee and DeKalb […]

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Chicagoland area seeing heavy rain that could convert to slushy snow, weather service says

The National Weather Service says rain will continue for the Chicagoland area and some areas, including McHenry County, could see the rain switch to snow Tuesday evening. The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a hazardous weather outlook early Tuesday morning for the northern Illinois area. The outlook includes Lake, McHenry, Boone, Winnebago, Cook, DuPage, Kane, […]