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  • New partnership aims to increase psychiatric care in McHenry County

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Psychiatric care will be more readily available to McHenry County residents under a partnership formed this summer between the McHenry ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Jimmy Carter's cancer fight puts new meaning in old message

    PLAINS, Ga. – The Sunday school lesson was familiar: When your burden grows heavy, ask God for strength. But the message carried a more powerful and p ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Crystal Lake tackles customer service, tries to change perception

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The perception that the city of Crystal Lake is difficult to work with has persisted despite a focus on improving customer service, a c ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Woman taken to hospital after Port Barrington crash

    PORT BARRINGTON – One woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after her motorcycle crashed into a guard rail in Port Barrington on Sunday, ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Correction

    An article on page C1 of Saturday’s edition incorrectly identified Jacobs senior middle blocker Bridget Wallenberger’s college commitment.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Marengo crash sends 2 people to hospital

    MARENGO – Two people were sent to the hospital after a crash involving a motorcycle and vehicle Sunday in Marengo, according to Marengo Fire Protectio ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollback

    MADISON, Wis. – Republican Scott Walker's plan for repealing and replacing President Barack Obama's health care law hinges on what many see as a nearl ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 9:01 am
  • Video: Crystal Lake Marine Sgt. Patrick Adams returns home

    In this short video from Saturday, Crystal Lake Marine Sgt. Patrick Adams returns home after a 7-month deployment aboard the USS Iwo Jima. Read more ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 8:54 am
  • Video: Human foosball in Cary

    In this short video from Saturday, children play a game of human foosball at Coleman's in Cary. ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 8:13 am
  • McHenry County College's Black Box Theatre to host auditions for fall show

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Black Box Theatre at McHenry County College will be hosting auditions for its fall show, “The Hot L Baltimore.”
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • More wastewater improvements planned in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One of the city’s oldest lift stations is set to get a face lift.A part of the city’s ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Woodstock School District 200 starting to implement digital changes in classroom

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock School District 200 is transitioning to one learning management system as the ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Huntley School District 158 teachers union members speak on contract requests

    HUNTLEY – While negotiations for the District 158 teachers’ contract are in mediation, dozens of union members gathered at the school board meeting Th ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • McHenry creates new regional dispatch center, NERCOMM

    McHENRY – McHenry Police and Fire 911 services will be handled at a new central dispatch center called NERCOMM, as the deadline looms for dispatch cen ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Crystal Lake Marine welcomed home with surprise celebration

    CRYSTAL LAKE – From the number of people he missed while overseas to the number of people welcoming him home, Sgt. Patrick Adams’ third deployment has ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 10:14 am
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