Antioch Incident Linked to Gurnee Shooting Death
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Two crime scenes, two vehicles and one long barrel rifle. Sgt. Chris Covelli, spokesperson for Lake County Major Crime Task Force said, “The information they had is somebody was going door-to-door soliciting asking for money.” When Antioch officers tried to conduct a traffic stop, the male driver refused and instead rammed the police squad car […]

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Woman Shot While Fleeing Police with a Long Gun in Gurnee
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Lake County Major Crimes Task Force spokesman Christopher Covelli said Wednesday afternoon that because both the Antioch and Gurnee cases involved a long gun and occurred two days after the bank robbery involving such a weapon, authorities “are looking to see if there is a connection.” Covelli said the woman was shot by Gurnee police […]

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Police Surround Antioch Home After Police Squad is Rammed
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Police activity has shut down part of Route 83 in unincorporated Antioch between Grass Lake and Beach Grove roads. All District 34 schools are on soft lockdown until the situation is resolved, officials said. This includes one school in Lake Villa and four in Antioch. According to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, a driver rammed […]

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Masked Pair Rob Gurnee Bank Monday Using an AK-47
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Two suspects who wore red face masks and used an AK-47 rifle are being sought following what the FBI described as a takeover-type bank robbery in Gurnee late Monday morning. According to an FBI statement released Tuesday, the white couple escaped in a blue 2015 to 2018 Nissan Rogue from the Norstate bank at 5384 […]

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Accused RLB Cultural Center Treasurer Seeking a Plea Deal
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The former treasurer of the Round Lake Beach Cultural and Civic Center Foundation accused of stealing more than $10,000 from the nonprofit organization is prepared to accept a negotiated plea deal if she is accepted into the county’s alternative prosecution program, attorneys said in court Tuesday. Debra Knill, 46, previously pleaded not guilty in Lake County […]

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Extended Ramp Closures at Grand & US 41 in Gurnee
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IDOT announced that extended ramp closures will take place at Grand Avenue (IL 132) and US 41, beginning, weather permitting, Tuesday, May 29. The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced that extended ramp closures will take place at Grand Avenue (Illinois 132) and Skokie Highway (U.S. 41) in Gurnee, beginning Tuesday, May 29th, weather permitting. […]

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District 116 Considering iPads for all HS Students
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The Round Lake Area Unit 116 board is considering giving an iPad to every student at Round Lake High School next year and increasing the number of district middle and elementary school students with devices as well. If the board were to go ahead with the plan, it would be the second expansion of its […]

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Dr. Constance Collins Named Superintendent of the Year
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Round Lake District 116 Superintendent Constance Collins, who retires at the end of June, was named Superintendent of the Year by her peers Wednesday night. The honor came as a shock to Collins who gave a speech earlier during the Lake County Superintendents End-of-the-Year Recognition Dinner as one of four soon-to-be retirees. From the beginning […]

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Vipers Bitty Ball Playoff Game and Awards Ceremony
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These two videos show the final playoff game and awards ceremony for the Vipers Bitty Ball League in Round Lake. Please allow time for them both to load.  

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St. Joseph School has been approved as a Common Sense School
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St. Joseph School recognized as a Common Sense Certified School: Digital Citizenship ROUND LAKE, IL – Common Sense, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of digital media and technology, has recognized St. Joseph School as a Common Sense School. St. Joseph has demonstrated its commitment to taking a whole-community […]

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