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Driver killed, train passenger injured after truck crashes into Metra train in Hainesville

One person is dead and another was injured after a dump truck crashed into a Metra train, causing the train to partially derail Monday morning in Hainesville. The Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District and other emergency crews responded to the area south of Route 120 and Hainesville Road in Hainesville for a report of […]

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Round Lake Beach man charged with murder of Round Lake man whose body was found in forest preserve

Prosecutors say a Round Lake Beach man has been charged with fatally shooting a Round Lake man 11 times during a “brutal gang execution” in a forest preserve in DuPage County. Francisco Maldonado, 31, of the 500 block of West Golfview Drive in Round Lake Beach, was arrested and charged with one count of first-degree […]

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Detectives catch sexual predator living at residence near a school in Lake Zurich

Detectives arrested a sexual predator who was found living in close proximity to both a school and a church in Lake Zurich, the sheriff’s office said. Lake County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Ari Briskman said detectives were recently conducting address verifications of registered sex offenders. A sheriff’s detective determined that Michael P. Feeney, 73, was not […]