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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


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


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


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


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


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