The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested in connection with forgery in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 27, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a forgery incident that was originally reported on Aug. 25 in south Evanston. The man came in to a check cashing facility in the 1800 block of Dempster Street on Aug....

Adult mosquito control tool place in Evanston area following West Nile virus reports

Yvonne Kim, Reporter

July 2, 2016

Filed under City, Local

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District combated last week’s findings of West Nile virus with adult mosquito control operations throughout the Evanston area. The NSMAD reported some mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus in a news release last Thursday. According to a weekly repor...

Niles and Morton Grove hire consulting firm to study alternative option in Evanston water deal

Billy Kobin, Reporter

January 13, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Two nearby municipalities have hired a consulting firm to consider a revision to their plan to purchase water from Evanston that would utilize an existing water line in Skokie instead of building a new pipeline. Niles and Mo...

Evanston water negotiations delayed as villages explore new option

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

October 20, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston’s ongoing water negotiations with three nearby communities — which were speeding up in recent weeks — have been delayed as Niles and Morton Grove explore an alternative option to building a new water pipeline to...

Niles moves forward in plan for Evanston water purchase

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

June 30, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories

Evanston will begin negotiating a contract to sell water to Niles, Illinois, after the North Shore suburb voted to approve the next step in diverting its water purchase from the increasingly expensive Chicago supply. The village...