Monday Aug 25
Judge denies gang membera s request to cut prison sentence
A Lake County judge denied a request to reduce the prison time for a gang member convicted in May of being responsible for the 2012 murder of a Zion teen outside a minimart.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Bureau County Republican
Ewalt to celebrate 80th birthday
An open house to celebrate the 80th birthday of Jerry Ewalt, formerly of Malden, will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 30 at the First Church of the Open Bible in Galesburg.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Round Lake Park gang unit charges teen with marijuana possession
A Round Lake Beach teen was arrested on charges of marijuana possession Friday by Round Lake Park and federal law enforcement authorities conducting operations in the area of a recent shooting.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Man accused of firing gunshots in Round Lake Park
A Round Lake Beach man is held on charges involving the report of several gunshots fired in what police described as gang-related activity.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Round Lake Beach officer accused of theft pleads not guilty
A Round Lake Beach police officer pleaded not guilty in court Wednesday to multiple counts of theft, identity theft and official misconduct for using police department money to purchase more than $3,700 in gasoline.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Task Force Sounds Alarm About Heroin Use by Young People
NBC 5's Carol Marin reports. In an effort to fight heroin abuse, state lawmakers will urge more education, particularly aimed at high school students, and will push to get unused prescription drugs out of people's homes, according to a draft of a report obtained Monday by NBC Chicago.
Rail accidents underscore safety conference's mission
A driver who ignored lowered crossing gates and headed into the path of a train and a brother and sister killed on a Metra line provided textbook examples of the importance of an international conference on crossing safety last week in Illinois.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Mentally ill man committed until 2071
Luis E. Ramirez-Arguelles, 24, formerly of Round Lake Beach, previously was found not guilty by reason of insanity for the 2011 crash that killed Sonia Hume.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Lake County's National Night Out
Food, games, and car shows were among the activities in several Lake County towns as local police hosted gatherings Tuesday to strengthen bonds with their communities.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Women's equality event:
Lake County Women's Coalition's annual Women's Equality Event presents "Leveling the Playing Field, Do the unwritten rules hold women back?" on Thursday, Aug. 14, at the Cultural and Civic Center of Round Lake Beach, 2007 Civic Center Way.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
One person injured in Round Lake Beach shooting
One man was injured and another is in custody after a Monday night shooting on the 1200 block of Sunset Drive in Round Lake Beach, authorities said.