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15-year-old Glenbard North student accused of drawing threats against school on test

WHEATON, Ill. (CBS) -- A 15-year-old student at Glenbard North High School in Carol Stream has been charged with making a threat against the school. Carol Stream police said the DuPage County State's Attorney's office said the boy was charged with one count of felony disorderly conduct after he drew threatening images on a school test. DuPage County Judge Anthony Coco ordered him released to his parents on home detention. On Friday, May 20, a teacher received a test back from the boy with images scrawled on it – including a stick figure with a gun to his head reading,...
CAROL STREAM, IL
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Motorcyclist dies after driving into oncoming traffic, striking two cars in Lakemoor

A man driving a motorcycle, reportedly at a high rate of speed, died after losing control and crashing into two vehicles on Route 120 in Lakemoor Thursday evening. The Lakemoor Police Department, Fox Lake Fire Protection District and Wauconda Fire District responded around 8:49 p.m. Thursday to Route 120 and West Volo Village Road for a report of a vehicle crash with injuries.
LAKEMOOR, IL
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Health officials provide update on McHenry County Animal Control’s adoption center temporarily closure due to staffing shortage

Officials say they are still working to hire more staff after the animal adoption center at the McHenry County Animal Control was temporarily shut down earlier this month due to staffing shortages. The adoption center at the McHenry County Animal Control building in Crystal Lake closed on May 11 until...
MCHENRY COUNTY, IL
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Illinois man dies in Arbor Vitae crash

An Illinois man died in the car crash in Arbor Vitae Wednesday afternoon. The Vilas County Sheriff’s Office released his name Friday. Police say Ryan Tackette, 23, from Oswego, Illinois was a passenger. The Vilas County Sheriff’s Office got a call about the crash at 3:48 p.m. Wednesday.

Summer Fairs and Festivals in the Stateline

June 16 – 19, 2022. Old Settlers Days is both a carnival and a big music festival typically featuring country music artists in downtown Rockton, Illinois. Cost: $6 per person for admission / $10 at the door. Main stage concerts are an additional cost ranging from $15-30 per person.
ROCKTON, IL
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BREAKING NEWS: Student injured in school bathroom fight

A sophomore was injured in a fight in the boys bathroom in the commons during fifth period yesterday. Nobody was seriously injured in the incident, and the victim was able to return home, according to an email sent to Metea Valley parents by principal Dr. Darrell Echols. “The injured student...
AURORA, IL
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Remembering the Fallen: “Freedom is not free”

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CHICAGO, IL
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Yorkville man who pleaded guilty in murder case now in state prison

A Yorkville man convicted of murder in Grundy County is now in the custody of the Illinois Department of Corrections. Earlier this month, 46-year-old Robert Turk, of Yorkville, entered into a Alford plea to the charge of murder, a class M felony and was sentenced to 25 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.
YORKVILLE, IL
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