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  • McHenry County Sheriff-elect Bill Prim taps 3 for management roles

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Sheriff-elect Bill Prim Monday announced leadership roles within his administration.
    UPDATED: Nov. 24, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Cary looking for new community development director

    CARY – The village is looking for a new community development director.Chris Stilling is moving on t ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 2:44 pm
  • Winter weather not expected to stand in Thanksgiving travelers' way

    The forecast at this point does not indicate Thanksgiving travelers will have to endure terribly adverse conditions, meteorologists said.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake Police use Narcan to rescue woman after drug overdose reported

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Police administered Narcan on a woman in her 20s Friday after a reported prescription drug overdose, police said.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake barn fire that killed dozens of horses started in hay storage area, fire chief says

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The barn fire suspected of killing up to 32 horses Saturday is believed to have originated in the hay storage area on the second floor, ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 1:42 pm
  • Model railroads, therapy for McHenry boy with Asperger syndrome

    If there’s one topic 12-year-old Andrew Gray of McHenry never grows tired of discussing, it’s his love of trains. In fact, he’s the youngest member of ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 1:31 pm
  • Confession can be used in missing boy Etan Patz trial, judge rules

    NEW YORK (AP) — A suspect with a low IQ understood his rights when he told investigators two years ago that he choked a 6-year-old boy to death in 197 ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Illinois universities warned of 'dire' budget cuts

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — The head of the Illinois Board of Higher Education has issued a budget warning to the presidents of the state's public universities ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • U.S. judge to sentence reputed drug-lord lieutenant

    CHICAGO — A reputed lieutenant of captured Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman was to be sentenced Monday for his part in a $1 billion conspir ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Wheelchair designed to make hunting accessible for disabled veterans, others

    QUINCY (AP) — As each customer passed by the all-terrain wheelchair parked in the main aisle Thursday inside GameMasters, they stopped and lingered.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • 8.3M vehicle on Illinois Tollway this Thanksgiving

    DOWNERS GROVE — Officials with the Illinois Tollway say they're expecting 8.3 million vehicles to travel on its 286 miles of roadways this Thanksgivin ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • Automakers aim to drive away car computer hackers

    LOS ANGELES — Against the team of hackers, the poor car stood no chance.Meticulously overwhelming it ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Video of Cleveland police office shooting boy with pellet gun is 'clear,' police say

    CLEVELAND — A Cleveland officer was less than 10 feet away when he fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun near a playground, and video o ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 24, 2014 - 3:31 pm
  • Australian mom charged with trying to kill baby left in drain

    SYDNEY — A 30-year-old Australian has been charged with trying to kill her newborn son by abandoning him in a roadside drain for five days before pass ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 9:48 am
  • Buffalo residents ready melting snow, possible evacuations

    BUFFALO, N.Y. — People in storm-socked areas around Buffalo began returning to work on Monday as fast-melting mounds of snow fed into creeks that were ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 9:47 am
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