Stories about Fox Lake
The 30-year-old Schaumburg man who died after a canoe he was in capsized on Fox Lake early Friday has been identified by Lake County authorities as Vinod Deonarine.
After he retired from the Algonquin department in 2014, Laine was hired by Fox Lake in 2016 in the wake of the embezzlement and suicide scandal involving Lt. Joe Gliniewicz.
A 57-year-old Plainfield man has been charged with driving under the influence and reckless homicide in a five-vehicle crash on June 5 in Fox Lake that left a Wisconsin man dead.
The body of deceased person was recovered in Fox Lake, the Fox Lake Fire Protection District said on Facebook Sunday morning.
A man being pulled on a tube by a boat Friday morning in Fox Lake is believed to have died after falling into the water, while two children who were on the tube and wearing life jackets survived, police say
More than 22,000 McHenry County residents remained without power Wednesday morning following storms Tuesday night that downed trees and power lines.
A Joliet man drowned Friday in the Chain O’ Lakes while attempting to rescue his girlfriend’s daughter, according to police. When deputies arrived, the 43-year-old victim had been pulled from the lake by a passing boater and driven to a marina.
While some McHenry County festivities were scaled back this year, others are holding their inaugural fireworks, parade.
A new trial date has been set in the case against Melodie Gliniewicz, who is accused of helping her late husband, disgraced Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, embezzle money from a youth program.
More than 40 suburban fire departments were part of a massive response to the blaze at the Chemtool Inc. lubricant production plant this week.