| Jan 14, 2013
| 7:09 AM
John C. Linck, of Petoskey, passed away peacefully with his family at his side on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013.
John was born May 5, 1929, in Ravenna, Mich., to Sylvester and Maud (Finkler) Linck. John attended Michigan State University, where he graduated...
| Jan 3, 2013
The first word you see on the front page of this newspaper may be Chicago, but some of the most important stories you read here every day happen outside the city limits.
The Tribune has a team of photographers, reporters and editors in three bureaus...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:39 AM
The worst news Matsen Dziedzic received on the football field in the fall has resulted in good news for the Libertyville senior this spring.
After Dziedzic suffered a concussion with three games remaining in the football season, doctors declared his...
| May 15, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Francene Ruth Hoeft, 64, of 912 S. Lawson St., No. 3, DUI, first offense, fined $520 and sentenced to 60 days in jail with all of the jail sentence suspended; illegal lane change, charge dismissed.
Kristi Beth Beck, 33, of 401 N. State St., speeding,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 6:20 AM
An overturned semi trailer that caught fire caused major delays on the Tri-State Tollway near Wadsworth, but traffic was clearing by about 8 a.m. authorities said.
The trailer broke free from the truck cab and sailed over the center median after the...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:43 PM
A Lindenhurst woman who celebrated her 34th birthday today was killed when she was struck by a vehicle this afternoon, officials said.
Anna Harvey was killed earlier today, said Lake County Coroner Thomas Rudd, who confirmed her hometown.
At about 2:...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:12 AM
After wreaking havoc on the morning commute, closing schools and prompting scattered evacuations, the massive storm that dumped upwards of a half-foot of rain on parts of the Chicago area overnight is expected to continue throughout the day, with flooding...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 8:11 PM
With a few more rain showers and even snow flurries predicted in the Chicago area Friday, rescue workers pulled stranded residents from their flood-damaged homes while Gov. Pat Quinn declared 38 counties state disaster areas.
Gov. Quinn’s office...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Almost 11 years ago, Ruben Contreras fled to Mexico after authorities said he dumped the body of his estranged wife in a forest preserve.
It took a Lake County jury 90 minutes Thursday to convict the former Libertyville man of first-degree murder in her...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 4:35 PM
The past year tested the grit of residents and villages still trying to recuperate from the economic downturn that determined the course of the previous …...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Criminal damage to vehicle A driver’s side front tire was slashed while the driver was inside the vehicle when he was parked in the 400 …...