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Sheriff’s deputies, animal rescue group help injured deer whose antlers got stuck on rope near Barrington

A wildlife rescue group helped free a deer after its antlers got stuck in a rope swing behind a residence in unincorporated Barrington on Sunday. Lake County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Lt. Christopher Covelli said deputies were called around 9:45 a.m. Sunday to the 21200 block of North Taylor Lane in unincorporated Barrington. The resident called […]

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‘Absolutely heartbreaking:’ Reward offered after sandhill crane shot and killed in Lake Villa

A $2,600 reward has been offered by a wildlife rehabilitation facility in the search for a suspect who shot and killed a sandhill crane in a forest preserve near Lake Villa. Non-profit organization Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation said that the incident occurred on the morning of May 15. An unknown person shot the crane in […]