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  • North Chicago police officer Valiza Nash named Oakwood Hills police chief

    OAKWOOD HILLS – Veteran North Chicago police officer Valiza Nash has been named Oakwood Hills’ newest chief of police.
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Crystal Lake lawyer named new McHenry County associate judge

    WOODSTOCK – Beating out nearly 20 other candidates, Mark R. Facchini of Crystal Lake was named the newest associate judge of the 22nd Judicial Circuit ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Coroner IDs man who died in Lake in the Hills house fire

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Lake in the Hills man who was injured in a house fire Sunday evening has died.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:56 pm
  • McHenry crash sends 3 people to hospital, fire official says

    McHENRY – Three people were sent to the hospital with minor injuries Monday after a two-vehicle crash in an unincorporated area near McHenry, a fire o ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Italian restaurant 750 Cucina Rustica opens in downtown Cary

    CARY – One of downtown Cary’s newest restaurants has started serving Italian meals inspired by family recipes. 
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:52 pm
  • German shepherd comes away with big win at Westminster dog show

    NEW YORK – She’s no longer a Rumor at America’s top dog show.A German shepherd called Rumor, who jus ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • Last holdout Lakewood to vote on repealing video gambling ban

    LAKEWOOD – The Village Board is set to vote Tuesday evening on an ordinance that would rescind McHenry County’s last remaining ban on video gambling.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:49 pm
  • Security Council strongly condemns North Korea missile test

    UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. Security Council strongly condemned North Korea late Monday over its latest ballistic missile launches and warned of “furthe ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • Canada's Trudeau talks trade with Trump at White House

    WASHINGTON – A political odd couple, President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau resolutely played up their similarities at thei ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • Judge denies request to halt Dakota Access pipeline work

    WASHINGTON – A federal judge on Monday refused to stop construction on the last stretch of the Dakota Access pipeline, which is progressing much faste ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:46 pm
  • Israel leader's White House trip clouded in uncertainty

    JERUSALEM – Israel’s prime minister heads to Washington this week for a high-profile meeting with President Donald Trump that suddenly is clouded in u ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn resigns

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's embattled national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned late Monday night, following reports that he had misl ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • Water level drops at threatened California dam; evacuees might not return home until it's repaired

    OROVILLE, Calif. – Nearly 200,000 people who were ordered to leave their homes after a California spillway threatened to unleash a 30-foot wall of wat ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • Illinois lawmakers propose biotechnology tax credits

    DECATUR – Two Illinois lawmakers have proposed a plan to offer tax credits to biotechnology businesses in hopes of boosting agricultural jobs in centr ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:31 pm
  • Oklahoma Republican stands by calling pregnant women 'hosts'

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A Republican lawmaker from southeast Oklahoma who described a pregnant woman as a "host" is standing by his use of the term, saying hi ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 5:56 pm
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