An Amazon employee at a facility in north suburban Waukegan died of COVID-19, officials said Thursday.
The state of Illinois is turning to a new decontamination system that can clean thousands of N95 masks in just 24 hours. The move will help protect healthcare workers while cutting down on PPE waste.
The facility is intended to serve hospitals and first responders for free, said Lewis Von Thaer, CEO of Battelle, a nonprofit with a long history of government contracting
Justin Sanchez, lead tech fellow at Battelle, joins the show to talk about their process of sterilizing N95 masks to help those on the frontlines.
Gregory Vaughn Jr., 32, was arrested March 27 in the 3100 block of West Grandville Avenue, the Lake County sheriff’s office said in a statement.
In February, deputies learned that Colindres-Galeano was hiding in Covington, Louisiana, the sheriff’s office said.
They pulled out guns and opened fire at another vehicle.
He then allegedly sprayed lighter fluid that he lit with a lighter, “creating a stream of fire,” hitting a deputy’s shield but not burning them, Chris Covelli said.
The approximately 400 Americans who are on board a coronavirus quarantined cruise ship will fly back to the United States Sunday -- to be quarantined for another two weeks.
Video has been released of an officer-involved shooting after prosecutors determined that a Waukegan police officer was justified in fatally shooting a man who allegedly tried to hit him with a vehicle on Feb. 3, 2019.
The ship, named the Diamond Princess, is under strict quarantine after ten people tested positive for the coronavirus. Everyone on board, including a Waukegan couple, is being told to stay in their rooms.
A Chicago man who was working for an energy company is accused of fatally beating a man at an apartment complex in Waukegan.
Disturbing video out of Waukegan High School shows a violent fight between students.
Thomas Brandenburg was last seen at his home in Waukegan on Cooke Court at 9 a.m. Friday.
In Waukegan, parents are outraged after a student was stabbed inside a high school.
An Illinois healthcare manufacturing company has temporarily closed because it couldn't meet new state standards for ethylene oxide, a cancer-causing chemical.
A 74-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease who wandered away from his home in north suburban Waukegan has been located.
A fugitive wanted on weapons and narcotics charges in New York was arrested Thursday in north suburban Waukegan.
Chad B. Jones, 41, is charged with first-degree murder and burglary in the September 2019 death of Marlyn Cook
Waukegan police have been cleared of wrongdoing in the death of a man who swallowed drugs while fleeing officers last year in the north suburb.