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  • Veteran with Cary ties wins state honor

    CARY – A familiar face to longtime Cary residents was honored by the state for his lifetime of community service.
    July 31, 2014 - 8:36 am
  • Colorado man dies when trailer collapses in wind

    DENVER (AP) — Heavy rain has brought much-needed moisture to Colorado's drought-stricken plains and has tested the recovery efforts in the foothill co ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Preliminary District 47 budget carries surplus

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Community School District 47 is projected to have an operating fund surplus at the end of the 2014-15 school year followin ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:29 am
  • Construction to close Huntley intersection next week

    HUNTLEY – The intersection of Algonquin Road and Church Street in Huntley will be partially closed starting Monday because of repairs to a nearby sani ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • First lady asks leaders to change gender attitudes

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama called on young African leaders to change traditional attitudes and beliefs that harm girls and women, adding that ed ...
    July 30, 2014 - 4:31 pm
  • Governor candidates differ on overseas tax breaks

    CHICAGO (AP) — The practice of U.S. corporations reorganizing overseas with foreign entities to cut taxes back home has emerged as an issue in Illinoi ...
    July 30, 2014 - 4:29 pm
  • Crews work to keep Yosemite fire from sequoias

    YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Fire crews strengthened old containment lines on Wednesday, as they tried to keep a blaze in Yosemite National P ...
    July 30, 2014 - 4:07 pm
  • Sexual assault of a child under investigation in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – A burglary of a Woodstock home that involved the sexual assault of a child is under investigation, and a suspect has been taken into custo ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Prospect Street construction in Marengo concludes

    MARENGO – Both traffic lanes are open along a newly-widened Prospect Street, as construction crews this week put the finishing touches on the $3 milli ...
    July 30, 2014 - 3:39 pm
  • Crystal Lake man tied to residential, vehicle burglaries

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man has been arrested in connection with several residential and vehicle burglaries.
    July 31, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • 89-year-old cited for stealing neighbor's flowers

    HARVARD – Being 89 years old brings cheap breakfast and the best recliner at family get-togethers. I ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:26 am
  • Marengo firefighter quits after funds went missing

    MARENGO – A Marengo Fire Rescue lieutenant resigned Tuesday after he was caught taking $6,700 from the volunteer fire department's nonprofit organizat ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Senators seek to curb campus sexual assault

    WASHINGTON — Colleges and universities could be more accountable to rape victims under legislation introduced Wednesday by a bipartisan group of senat ...
    July 30, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • McSweeney, Duffy oppose Oakwood Hills power plant

    OAKWOOD HILLS – State Rep. David McSweeney and state Sen. Dan Duffy have joined the growing movement against a $450 million power plant proposed for O ...
    July 31, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • TLS Veterans hosting car show

    WOODSTOCK – TLS Veterans are putting on a car show in August to benefit homeless veterans.The Benefi ...
    July 30, 2014 - 1:17 pm
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