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  • MCC board rescinds infrastructure fee, OKs $3 per credit tuition hike

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Board of Trustees rescinded a $10 per credit hour infrastructure fee, which prompted the reconsideration and ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Algonquin police reports for Monday, May 2, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 2, 2016 - 9:33 am
  • Wonder Lake crash sends pregnant woman to hospital

    WONDER LAKE – A pregnant Ingleside woman was taken to the hospital as a precaution after her truck was struck Monday in Wonder Lake, police and fire o ...
    May 2, 2016 - 5:01 pm
  • 4 ways to breathe cleaner air at home

    Carbon monoxide and second-hand tobacco smoke are common indoor air pollutants, but many more toxic and odorless substances – from carpeting, painted ...
    April 2, 2016 - 8:08 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 2; Fears of Trump drive immigrants to become citizens

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 2, 2016 - 6:37 am
  • McHenry County officials to host 7th Drug Court graduation ceremony

    WOODSTOCK – In celebration of “National Drug Court Month,” the 22nd Judicial Circuit Adult Drug Court will hold a commencement ceremony at 6:30 p.m. M ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • 1st U.S. cruise to Cuba

    MIAMI – Passengers set sail Sunday from Miami on a historic cruise to Cuba, the first in decades to depart from a U.S. seaport for the communist islan ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Algonquin-based School District 300 OKs contract for website redesign

    ALGONQUIN – Community Unit School District 300 board members recently made the first official move toward a website redesign project, expected to take ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • McHenry County Public Access for Week of May 2

    MondayMcHenry City Council: 7 p.m., McHenry City Hall, 333 S. Green St.McHenry County Board Law and ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Cruise Nights coming to downtown Huntley starting June 7

    HUNTLEY — The village's downtown area will host weekly cruise nights this summer after the Village Board approved the event this week.
    May 2, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Tee 2 Green in Huntley may alter plan for outdoor space

    HUNTLEY – The owner of Tee 2 Green Indoor Golf said he will work with the village to plan an outdoor entertainment area within Huntley’s boundaries af ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Puerto Rico won’t make $420M debt payment

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puerto Rico's government will not make a $420 million bond payment due Monday, af ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Elephants perform for final time at Ringling Bros.

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus bid farewell to its performing elephants on Sunday, as the show closed its own chapter on ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • McHenry County Board members set to have busy Tuesday agenda

    WOODSTOCK – A referendum, a countywide agency’s budget and the fate of land acquisition for the planned widening of Randall Road are some of the items ...
    UPDATED: May 3, 2016 - 4:55 pm
  • Voter advocacy groups to host home rule event in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – In response to a special census that could result in Woodstock’s recognized population growing above 25,000 and giving the city home-rule ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:12 am
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