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Attorney general sues 3M, other chemical companies alleging they contaminated water in Lake County, rest of Illinois

The Illinois attorney general has filed a lawsuit against 3M and 13 other large chemical companies that make “forever chemicals,” alleging they contaminated water and other parts of the environment in Lake County and the rest of the state. Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul filed the lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court on Tuesday against […]

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Woman charged with recklessly fleeing from police during attempted traffic stop near McHenry

A Fox Lake woman has been charged with recklessly fleeing from police near McHenry after sheriff’s deputies attempted to perform a traffic stop on her vehicle. Amanda R. Rasmussen, 31, of Fox Lake, was charged with aggravated fleeing to elude, obstructing a peace officer, reckless driving, driving on an expired license and improper traffic lane […]