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  • Fox River Grove man gets 5 years for 5th DUI

    WOODSTOCK – A Fox River Grove man’s fifth DUI conviction landed him five years behind bars. Jason N. ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Crystal Lake man gets 2 years probation for domestic battery though victim recants

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man previously convicted of domestic battery was sentenced to two years of probation Thursday, despite an 11th-hour recanta ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooting: April trial date set for Scott Peters

    WOODSTOCK – The man accused of firing more than a dozen shots at McHenry County Sheriff’s deputies who responded to a call at his Holiday Hills home i ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Suburban Chicago girl, 15, gets juvenile prison in half-sister's death

    WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A 15-year-old suburban Chicago girl has been sentenced to juvenile prison for the fatal stabbing of her younger half-sister in J ...
    March 4, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • McHenry man denies child pornography charges

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry man on Tuesday denied allegations that he possessed thousands of images of child pornography.
    March 3, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • More details on baby remains found in McHenry County Coroner's Office

    WOODSTOCK – More details about the case against former McHenry County Coroner Marlene Lantz over the remains of an infant emerged from court documents ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Crystal Lake taxpayers object to property taxes in lawsuit

    WOODSTOCK – A number of Crystal Lake business and property owners are challenging their 2013 property tax bills in McHenry County Court.
    March 2, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    The following people were indicted by a McHenry County grand jury, according to the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office. The charges are allegati ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 9:46 pm
  • Ingleside man charged with drug induced homicide of Spring Grove woman

    SPRING GROVE – An Ingleside man has been charged with drug induced homicide related to the death of a Spring Grove woman in November.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Investigation Discovery TV special will feature Crystal Lake Bosworth murder

    A 22-year-old McHenry County murder will be featured this weekend on the Investigation Discovery channel.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Bond increased for drug-induced homicide defendant in Port Barrington man's death

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge increased the bond for a man accused of selling a fatal dose of heroin that killed a Port Barrington man.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • Former coroner Marlene Lantz's attorney says forgery case has 'political undertones'

    WOODSTOCK – The attorney defending the former McHenry County coroner on official misconduct and forgery charges says the case is “overshadowed with po ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Former McHenry County coroner indicted on official misconduct, forgery charges

    WOODSTOCK – Former McHenry County Coroner Marlene Lantz was indicted Thursday on allegations that for more than 15 years, she never disposed of the re ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:47 pm
  • Algonquin woman awarded $2.6 million in wrongful death suit

    ALGONQUIN – An Algonquin woman has been awarded $2.6 million in a wrongful death lawsuit she filed after the death of her husband. Jacqueline Kotlarz ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Richmond man denies putting camera in McHenry Target changing room

    WOODSTOCK – A Richmond man pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegations he placed a video camera in a changing room at the McHenry Target.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:43 pm
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