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Police: One suspect dead, other charged with murder after Lindenhurst robbery goes wrong

A robbery that went wrong left one suspect dead and another charged with murder after police say the victim shot a suspect who beat him with a hammer in Lindenhurst early Tuesday morning. Michael J. Zachery, 23, of the 1600 block of Simpson Street in Evanston, was charged Tuesday evening with first-degree murder and armed […]

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Wauconda Library damaged after roof fire

Damage was estimated at $50,000 after a roof fire started Tuesday morning at the Wauconda Area Library, fire officials said. The Wauconda Fire District was called at 9:09 a.m. on Tuesday for a report of a structure fire at the Wauconda Area Library, 801 North Main Street in Wauconda. Arriving fire crews found light smoke […]