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  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this past week indicted these people on these charges:• Mich ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Metra to begin second round of railcar rehabilitation

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Metra has begun its next round of railcar rehab after completing rehabilitation on its first 176.
    March 18, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • McHenry County families gather for fort-building contest in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – It started with a rhyme and snowballed from there.Crystal Lake Park District hosted its ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • McHenry County schools respond to lead water testing mandate

    WOODSTOCK – WoodstockSchool District 200 tested its water sources in the fall to make sure there was no lead contamination.
    March 18, 2017 - 11:26 pm
  • Jack Franks wants McHenry County to reduce property tax levy by 10 percent

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks wants a committee to work with county officials to trim at least $7.93 million from the 2018 pro ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Cary Mayor Mark Kownick, Trustee Jim Cosler to face off in mayoral race

    CARY – While incumbent Cary Mayor Mark Kownick said he’s succeeded in making the village a destination, challenger Cary Trustee Jim Cosler said he doe ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Colleen Konicek Hannigan, candidate for Barrington Hills Village Board

    Name: Colleen Konicek HanniganAge: 51Town: Barrington HillsOffice sought: Trustee1) What skills, qua ...
    March 18, 2017 - 5:56 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Matt Vondra, candidate for Barrington Hills Village Board

    Name: Matt VondraAge: 38Town: Barrington HillsOffice Sought: Trustee1. What skills, qualities, or ex ...
    March 18, 2017 - 5:56 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Paula Jacobsen, candidate for Barrington Hills Village Board

    Name: Paula JacobsenAge: 48Town: Barrington HillsOffice sought: Village Trustee1) What skills, quali ...
    March 18, 2017 - 5:56 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Robert Zubak, candidate for Barrington Hills Village Board

    Name: Robert ZubakAge: 64Town: Barrington HillsOffice sought: Village Trustee1. What skills, qualiti ...
    March 18, 2017 - 5:56 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Martin J. McLaughlin, candidate for Barrington Hills village president

    Name: Martin J. McLaughlinAge: 52Town: Barrington HillsOffice sought: Village President of Barringto ...
    March 18, 2017 - 5:46 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Louis Iacovelli, candidate for Barrington Hills Village President

    Name: Louis IacovelliAge: 52Town: Barrington HillsOffice sought: Village Board President1) What skil ...
    March 18, 2017 - 5:46 pm
  • Man killed after trying to grab Paris airport soldier's gun

    ORLY, France – Soldiers at Paris' busy Orly Aiport shot and killed a man who wrestled one of their colleagues to the ground and tried to steal her rif ...
    March 18, 2017 - 7:32 am
  • Woodstock police: Don't drink and drive this St. Patrick’s Day weekend

    WOODSTOCK – Police departments in McHenry County are warning drivers to not drink and drive during St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
    March 17, 2017 - 11:57 pm
  • Huntley trustees OK plans for $30M independent senior living facility

    HUNTLEY – Aside from some concerns with parking, Huntley trustees were supportive of a new independent senior living facility planned to come to the v ...
    March 17, 2017 - 11:54 pm
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