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Man charged with selling over 1,300 fentanyl pills during undercover stings in Lake County

A Mundelein man was arrested following a months-long investigation where he was accused of selling over 1,300 fentanyl pills during undercover stings in Lake County. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Group (SIG) recently concluded an investigation into Alejandro I. Dominguez, 42, of Mundelein. The SIG is made up of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office […]

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3 transported to hospital after rollover crash that left 2 victims trapped near McHenry

A driver was cited after causing a two-vehicle crash that left a car rolled over, trapping two people inside, and sending three people to the hospital near McHenry. The McHenry Township Fire Protection District and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 8:05 a.m. Thursday to South River Road and Dowell Road in unincorporated McHenry for […]

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Murder charges filed against gunman accused of fatally shooting father of 3 ‘with no provocation’ in Waukegan

Murder charges have been filed against an alleged gunman who prosecutors say walked up to a father of three in the parking lot of the Waukegan train station and fatally shot him “with no provocation.” The incident happened around 3:30 a.m. on July 7 at the Metra station, 95 North Spring Street in Waukegan. Waukegan […]

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Man convicted in home invasion where elderly resident was robbed at knifepoint in Woodstock

A jury on Wednesday convicted a man of robbing an elderly man at knifepoint during a home invasion in Woodstock where he tried to steal over $30,000. Calvin D. Jackson, 28, of Rockford, was charged in February 2024 with home invasion, armed robbery, residential burglary, aggravated identity theft and aggravated assault. A second suspect, Carley […]

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New report ranks multiple hospitals in Lake, McHenry counties among top in Illinois

A popular magazine has released its yearly nationwide hospital rankings and several hospitals in Lake and McHenry counties ranked among the top in Illinois. U.S. News and World Report announced on Tuesday its 2024-2025 Best Hospitals rankings. The report, which has been conducted for the past 35 years, evaluates nearly 5,000 hospitals in more than […]