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  • Arizona man wins fight to get same-sex union recognized

    PHOENIX – In a ruling that calls into question Arizona’s gay marriage ban, a judge handed a victory Friday to a gay man who lost his spouse to cancer ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Slain 5 kids loved to play, wrestle with their dad

    AMORY, Miss. – The five children who authorities said were killed by their father loved to dress up as superheroes, play in the park and pool, and pos ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Officials work on Algonquin TIF deal

    ALGONQUIN – Revenue sharing between taxing bodies might take place when the downtown tax increment financing district is finalized.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Judge convicts Pistorius of culpable homicide Friday

    PRETORIA, South Africa – A judge convicted Oscar Pistorius of culpable homicide Friday in the death of his girlfriend, ruling that the former track st ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 9:33 pm
  • Cobbling coalition for Iraq, Syria no easy task

    ANKARA, Turkey – Assembling a coalition to fight the militants from the Islamic State group is proving to be a complicated affair.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • Crystal Lake's future built on past success

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plenty has changed in Crystal Lake’s first 100 years, but when Mayor Aaron Shepley thinks about the next 100, he focuses on what has st ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Friday Night Live: Crystal Lake Central vs. Prairie Ridge

    Click here to watch our Friday Night Live webcast of Crystal Lake Central vs. Prairie Ridge. ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • Woodstock accepting applications for clerk

    WOODSTOCK – The city of Woodstock is looking for a new city clerk.The city is accepting applications ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:06 pm
  • Illinois Rep. David McSweeney warns about teacher pension cost shift attempts

    A local lawmaker is taking a pre-emptive step in the event that the General Assembly attempts in the coming months to shift the cost of teacher pensio ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Army Aviation truck offers Cary-Grove High School students interactive activities

    CARY – From the outside, it just looked like a really big truck. But on the inside was a slew of technological mechanisms aimed at showing people what ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Wonder Lake waterskiers to compete for Team USA in world championship

    WONDER LAKE – Six members of the Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team left Tuesday for Janesville, Wisconsin, with sights set on a world title.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Replacement windows beautify home, increase its value with Hines Supply

    Are the windows in your home looking shabby - broken glass, broken seals, rotting wood sashes, or just plain old?
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • 2 injured after McHenry 2-vehicle crash

    MCHENRY – Two people were transported to a hospital Thursday after a crash in unincorporated McHenry, fire officials said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Woodstock man cited in Crystal Lake crash that injured Harvard woman

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Harvard woman was taken to the hospital and a Woodstock man was issued a citation Friday after a Crystal Lake crash, police said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • State approves D-300 leader’s certificate

    CARPENTERSVILLE – District 300’s newest leader can officially be called superintendent after the state education board approved his certification earl ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:25 am
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