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  • Judge to decide how long Huntley husband will be in prison for murdering wife

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge soon will decide the fate of a Huntley man who pleaded guilty to the second-degree murder of his wife.
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 1:00 am
  • Sentencing hearing continues for Huntley man in wife's murder

    WOODSTOCK – Testimony at a sentencing hearing for a Huntley man charged in the first-degree murder of his wife revealed a volatile relationship betwee ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Woodstock man charged over 17 pounds of pot sues police alleging illegal search

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man whose charges related to 17 pounds of marijuana were dropped is suing two Woodstock police officers, alleging they perform ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 11:31 am
  • Judge delays trial for Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's widow

    WAUKEGAN – A judge has delayed a felony trial for the widow of Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz, who killed himself and made it look like he was ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Lake in the Hills village president facing domestic battery charge appears in court

    WOODSTOCK – Lake in the Hills Village President Paul J. Mulcahy appeared in court Monday on a domestic battery charge.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Prosecutors dismiss Woodstock man's charges for 17 pounds of marijuana

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man who faced significant drug charges after police said they found 17 pounds of marijuana in a duffel bag in the trunk of his ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Gliniewicz case to be featured on Investigation Discovery TV show

    FOX LAKE – A national TV network will revisit the case of disgraced Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz next week.
    Nov. 12, 2016 - 10:01 pm
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this week indicted the following people on the following charges:
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Woodstock Police Department sees uptick in motor vehicle burglaries

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department is urging the city’s residents to be vigilant in light of an increase in motor vehicle burglaries in the a ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 10:54 pm
  • Illinois Supreme Court allows vacancy on McHenry County bench to be filled

    WOODSTOCK – The Illinois Supreme Court authorized McHenry County’s 22nd Judicial Court to post an opening for an associate judge.
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • McHenry man gets 49 years in prison for murdering ex-girlfriend, sealing her body in bedroom

    WOODSTOCK – In what a McHenry County judge called a “horrible, diabolical and unforgivable” act, a McHenry man was sentenced to 49 years in prison for ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • McHenry man charged in Pennsylvania with stealing lottery tickets, leading police on chase

    McHENRY – A McHenry man was arrested in Pennsylvania after police said he stole lottery tickets and led officers on a chase before he was apprehended ...
    Nov. 8, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Woodstock police charge 2 after prostitution investigation

    WOODSTOCK –A woman was arrested in connection with prostitution after police said she engaged in a sex act for profit while providing massage service ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Lake in the Hills village president charged with domestic battery

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills Village President Paul J. Mulcahy was arrested and charged with domestic battery early Sunday morning, according ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this week indicted the following people on the following charges:
    Nov. 6, 2016 - 12:14 am
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