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Salem business park progresses

Salem business park progresses

Goal is to attract businesses planning to move from Illinois By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Town of Salem has broken ground in preparation for infrastructure improvements for its business park, which is on Highway C, next to the Salem highway/fire building. Town of Salem Administrator Pat Casey said that three […]

 
 

A fallen officer’s sad tale of betrayal and suicide

A fallen officer’s sad tale of betrayal and suicide

Gliniewicz committed suicide to avoid facing criminal probe, officials say By Jason Arndt Staff Writer On the surface, Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz was a military veteran, family man and well-respected officer with the Fox Lake Police Department. However, according to investigators, he was a thief and an embarrassment to the […]

 
 

An unprecedented bond

An unprecedented bond

Obregon held on $5 million, faces 32 charges including murder By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Andrew Obregon, 32, was ordered held on an unprecedented $5 million bond by the Kenosha County District Attorney’s Office Wednesday. Obregon, of Bristol, stands accused of 32 charges, including first-degree intentional homicide of Tywon Anderson […]

 
 

Man shot, killed by deputies

Man shot, killed by deputies

Sheriff said he pointed shotgun at two officers By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A 47-year-old Paddock Lake resident is dead following an officer-involved shooting Saturday. Darren Myron Fude, who reportedly pointed a shotgun at two of three Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputies at a residence in the 6100 block of 236th […]

 
 

Randall referendum wins in a landslide

Voters allow district to exceed revenue limit for three years By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent An overwhelming number of Randall Grade School district residents said yes to exceed the proposed revenue limit by $460,000 for the next three school years. Seventy nine percent, or 339 to 90 were in favor of […]

 
 

Breaking: Police capture Obregon in Illinois following carjacking

Breaking: Police capture Obregon in Illinois following carjacking

Law enforcement officials captured Kenosha County fugitive Andrew Obregon in Illinois just prior to 4 p.m. Tuesday following a vehicle chase, authorities have confirmed. The car chase ended on Lewis Avenue just south of Russell Road in Lake County, Ill., according to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s office. Illinois law enforcement […]

 
 

Sheriff recovers vehicles reportedly stolen by murder suspect

Sheriff recovers vehicles reportedly stolen by murder suspect

The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department has recovered three of the vehicles stolen by murder suspect Andrew Obregon. Officials said the vehicles were used in high-speed.chases and then abandoned by Obregon, who has been on the run since Oct. 2. Here is the text of the news release issued by the […]

 
 

Suspect has been hiding out in cornfields

Suspect has been hiding out in cornfields

Sheriff plans to saturate the area with officers until Obregon is captured By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff Writer Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth said Wednesday authorities plan to “saturate” the northwestern Kenosha County area with law enforcement officers in an effort to find and capture Andrew Obregon – a suspect in […]

 
 

Emergency responders want address signs

Emergency responders want address signs

But board members not convinced Twin Lakes needs them By Jennifer Eisenbart Staff Writer While the Twin Lakes Village Board didn’t make a decision at a recent meeting on whether to install uniform address signs for every property in the village, the subject did inspire an argument on whether the […]

 
 

Investigators say officer was killed with his own gun

Investigators say officer was killed with his own gun

Signs of struggle noted at crime scene Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz was shot and killed with his own weapon following what appeared to be a struggle, investigators in the case said Thursday. Authorities are continuing to investigate the case as a homicide, Commander George Filenko of the Lake […]