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  • McHenry County College administrator named president at Tennessee school

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One of the top administrators at McHenry County College is leaving his post to become the top administrator at another community colleg ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Memorial Day air travelers get break from long airport security lines

    ATLANTA – Travelers who were dreading long airport security lines ahead of the Memorial Day weekend instead reported moving quickly through checkpoint ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Illinois budget chief issues warning

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget chief warned Friday of “devastating” consequences if Illinois lawmakers don’t agree on a spending plan for an ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Dr. Henry Heimlich, 96, uses his maneuver to save choking woman

    CINCINNATI – The 96-year-old retired chest surgeon credited with developing the namesake Heimlich maneuver has used it to save a woman choking on food ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Volo man cited in Lakemoor rollover crash, police official says

    LAKEMOOR – Two vehicles were totaled after a rollover crash Friday at Routes 12 and 120 in Lakemoor, officials said.
    May 28, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Never mind Donald Trump, GOP uniting under 'Never Hillary' Clinton banner

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s best ally in winning over skeptical Republicans is turning out to be Hillary Clinton.
    May 28, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • 8 automakers recall over 12 million vehicles for Takata air bags

    DETROIT – Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.
    May 28, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Woodstock man charged with aggravated discharge of firearm

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock police have charged a man with aggravated discharge of a firearm stemming from a January incident that was determined to be drug ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Woodstock police union, City Council reach new contract agreements

    WOODSTOCK – New contracts for unionized Woodstock Police Department employees have been approved by the city of Woodstock and Fraternal Order of Polic ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Wauconda man charged with marijuana DUI after Volo crash that killed Lake Zurich pedestrian

    VOLO – A 23-year-old Wauconda man is accused of driving under the influence of marijuana in connection with the May 5 death of a woman who was walking ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Hoffman Estates man sentenced for DUI crash that paralyzed Algonquin man

    WOODSTOCK – Dale Finucane was planning on booking a family vacation on the evening of Feb. 7, 2015, thinking of the fun, adventure and relaxation he a ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Fox Lake man dies after Lakemoor-area motorcycle crash, police say

    LAKEMOOR –A 67-year-old man involved in a motorcycle crash Thursday in the Lakemoor area has died, a Lakemoor police official said Friday.
    May 27, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff's police get first new uniforms in at least 40 years

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Sheriff’s officers are ditching their vintage look. For the first time s ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Rauner vetoes plan to reduce Chicago pension payments

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoed a plan Friday that would reduce Chicago's payments to its police and fire pension funds for each of the next fi ...
    May 27, 2016 - 7:19 pm
  • State rep. seeks revote on veto override of binding arbitration bill

    SPRINGFIELD – Two days after the Illinois House of Representatives failed to override the governor’s veto of a controversial binding arbitration bill, ...
    May 27, 2016 - 6:29 pm
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