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Two Injured In Separate Snowmobile Crashes In Antioch

CHICAGO (STMW) — Firefighters responded to two separate snowmobile accidents Sunday night in north suburban Antioch.

Both crashes occurred after 7 p.m. at Blarney Island, which is part of the Chain O’Lakes waterway system and located one mile off shore, according to the island’s website. 163 more words

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After Nearly 4 Years On The Market, Mineola Hotel Still Seeking Buyer

CHICAGO (CBS) — A north suburban resort once frequented by Al Capone has not yet found a buyer, after nearly four years of efforts to sell the 130-year-old building, and that has preservationists concerned about the historic hotel’s fate. 232 more words

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Chain O' Lakes Camping Trip

In June seven Boy Scouts and two adult leaders went camping at the youth camping area at Chain O’Lakes State Park. Activities included: Biking, Hiking, Canoeing, Kayaking, Swimming, Touch Football and Frisbee. 32 more words

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Teen Drowns While Swimming With Friends In Lake County

CHICAGO (CBS) — The drowning of a teenager in Lake County has authorities stressing safety ahead of one of the hottest days of the year. 236 more words

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Subzero Temps Ideal For Ice Fishing Business

(CBS) — Subzero is tough for most except for those willing to wait out the fish on Northern Illinois’ Chain O’Lakes.

“As a youngster growing up, we used to have conditions like this all the time,” said Greg Dickson, the owner of the Triangle Bait Shop south of Antioch. 149 more words

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Crews Searching For Man In Lake Near Antioch

ANTIOCH, Ill. (CBS) — Divers from across the northern suburbs are searching Lake Marie in the Chain O’Lakes for a man who disappeared from a boat into the water. 148 more words

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