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  • Economic woes cause drop in number of Illinois boaters

    OTTAWA – Thousands of boaters are still active on Illinois waters, but their numbers have declined significantly over the past several years due to th ...
    June 26, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Algonquin Mathnasium partners with PTA

    ALGONQUIN – Joining forces, Mathnasium and the National Parent Teacher Association will work collectively to administer STEM education.
    June 25, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • McHenry offering tree replacement program in fall

    McHENRY – This fall the City of McHenry is starting a tree replacement program for residents who lost trees lost to the emerald ash borer.
    June 25, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Lake in the Hills pursuing funding for Lakewood Road bike path

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village will apply for the Illinois Transportation Enhancement Grant Program to try to get funding for a bike path along Lakew ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Lake in the Hills sets July 18 public hearing to repeal zoning ordinance restricting non-retail businesses

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Village Board has scheduled a public hearing on July 18 to discuss text amendments that would repeal a recently passed ordinan ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • McHenry County again casts symbolic vote opposing prevailing wage rates

    WOODSTOCK – For a third straight year, the McHenry County Board cast a symbolic vote against accepting the state’s prevailing wage rates.
    June 25, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Alden-Hebron School District 19 closes purchase of land owned by board president’s father-in-law

    HEBRON – Alden-Hebron School District 19 has purchased nearly 80 acres of land from a landowner with family ties to the school board.
    June 25, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Talia Pavia String Academy expected to be newest tenant in Woodstock’s Old Courthouse

    WOODSTOCK – A new tenant may soon be filling a space in Woodstock’s Old Courthouse.The Woodstock Cit ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Party leaders weigh in on a Walkup/Franks board chairman race

    Two political known quantities are running for a race in uncharted territory – the first-ever race for a popularly elected McHenry County Board chairm ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Congo volcano brings farmers rich soil, eruption threat

    GOMA, Congo – Hacking away in the midday sun, 49-year-old farmer Daniel Lazuba remembers vividly his life before one of Africa’s most active volcanoes ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • Scientists send coral reef plea to Australia

    HONOLULU – As the largest international gathering of coral reef experts comes to a close, scientists have sent a letter to Australian officials callin ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • Officials: 150 homes burned in deadly Calif. wildfire

    LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. – A voracious and deadly wildfire in central California has burned 150 homes, and the toll may rise, fire officials said Saturda ...
    June 26, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Britain, EU at odds over the timing of divorce talks

    LONDON – The European Union wants a quickie divorce, but Britain wants time to think things over.Sen ...
    June 26, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • 1 dead, 1 injured after boats crash on Illinois’ Rock River

    OREGON – Winnebago County Chief Deputy Coroner Bill Hintz said one person died and another was left injured after two boats collided on the Rock River ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:09 pm
  • 1 injured in crash on I-90 near Huntley

    HUNTLEY — One person was transported to Sherman Hospital with non-life threatening injuries after a crash on Interstate 90 on Saturday afternoon, a fi ...
    June 25, 2016 - 7:18 pm
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