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  • Former Richmond, Hebron police officer charged with misconduct

    RICHMOND – A former nine-year veteran of the Hebron Police Department has been charged with official misconduct, possession of a stolen firearm and bu ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Harvard High School in second phase of face-lift

    HARVARD –It's been more than 20 years since Harvard High School received substantial work and nearly a century since it was built.
    July 11, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • District 156 reevaluates assistant principal positions

    McHENRY – With both McHenry West High School assistant principal positions open, the District 156 school board is considering cutting the cost of thos ...
    July 12, 2014 - 12:20 am
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    July 10, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Hotel employee accused of setting fire on job

    NAUVOO – A western Illinois woman is accused of setting fire to a hotel where she was working.The Qu ...
    July 10, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Art in the Park event planned for McHenry

    McHENRY – Crafts and community history will be on display at McHenry's upcoming Art in the Park festival.
    July 10, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • Winter hard on some of Illinois' wheat crop

    TOLONO – As Illinois farmers work their way through the winter wheat harvest, many are finding the harsh winter was tough on their crops.
    July 10, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • 4 children among 6 killed in Houston-area shooting

    SPRING, Texas (AP) — A father who authorities say fatally shot two adults and four of his children and critically wounded his 15-year-old daughter, sa ...
    July 10, 2014 - 7:45 am
  • Obama aims to shift border crisis political debate

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Faced with a potentially awkward scene at the Texas-Mexico border, President Barack Obama sought to recast the political debate o ...
    July 10, 2014 - 7:39 am
  • Group: 5,000 same-sex marriages in Illinois

    CHICAGO (AP) — A survey indicates thousands of same-sex couples are marrying in Illinois.In a news r ...
    July 10, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • Border surge overwhelming, officials tell Congress

    WASHINGTON – Tens of thousands of children streaming from chaotic Central American nations to the U.S. border have overwhelmed the government’s abilit ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Judge hearing lawsuit wants info on Daley health

    CHICAGO – A Cook County judge wants lawyers for Richard M. Daley to explain the medical reason the former Chicago mayor shouldn't testify at the trial ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Improper payments by federal government top $100B

    WASHINGTON – Tax credits for families that don’t qualify. Medicare payments for treatments that might not be necessary. Unemployment benefits for peop ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Illinois hospital fees to pay for error reports

    CHICAGO – A new annual licensing fee for Illinois hospitals that takes effect this month will finally fund a system for reporting medical errors that ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Army leaders defend flawed intelligence system

    WASHINGTON – Gen. John Campbell, the army’s vice chief of staff and nominee to lead U.S. forces in Afghanistan, cited his son’s experiences as a soldi ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:13 pm
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