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  • 10 Things to Know for Nov. 20; 3 confirmed dead after Mali hotel attacked

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • Study finds more Mexicans leaving the U.S. than coming

    SAN DIEGO – More Mexicans are leaving than moving into the United States, reversing the flow of a half-century of mass migration, according to a study ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 1:02 am
  • Learn American Rumba in Crystal Lake at Main Beach

    CRYSTAL LAKE –A chance to learn the American Rumba and then dance the night away is coming this Saturday.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • Woodstock evaluates how to address pavement management report

    WOODSTOCK – After a report evaluating the condition of Woodstock’s streets revealed they are in overall poor condition and would cost about $69 millio ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • Woodstock hires new assistant director of public works

    WOODSTOCK – After working with the Elgin Public Works Department for more than 23 years, Woodstock’s new assistant director of public works is ready t ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • Illinois officials seek supplier for body cameras

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois officials have taken another step toward equipping police officers with body cameras.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:59 am
  • Crystal Lake continues environment-focused committee despite program end

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The city-backed group of volunteers that established no-idling zones near schools and the train station and helps host the annual Bike ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • Chicago says it'll release shooting video per judge's order

    CHICAGO – The city of Chicago said Thursday it will comply with a judge's order and soon release a video of a white police officer shooting a black te ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:59 am
  • Huntley Library giving out free tickets for holiday open house sessions

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley Area Public Library will host three sessions for its annual Holiday Open House as part of the “Very Merry Huntley” event Dec. 4.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • House votes to curb Syrian refugees, snubbing veto threat

    WASHINGTON – Responding swiftly to the terror in Paris, the U.S. House voted overwhelmingly Thursday to erect high hurdles for Syrian and Iraqi refuge ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:57 am
  • Snow days create tough choices for McHenry County's working parents

    We hate to break it to you, but winter is coming. You know the drill: plunging temperatures, bluste ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • McHenry veterans groups look for volunteer, donations ahead of Thanksgiving dinner

    McHENRY – Veterans groups in McHenry will once again be hosting sailors from the Great Lakes Naval Base for Thanksgiving and are looking for help to m ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 1:01 am
  • VIDEO: Students at Hannah Beardsley Middle School in Crystal Lake get virtual tour of landmarks

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Hannah Beardsley Middle School students participate in the Google Expeditions Pioneer Program as they use Mattel viewmaster goggles fit ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:43 am
  • Dead, fallen tree puts hole in Lakemoor house's roof

    LAKEMOOR – Nobody was injured after the wind knocked over a large, dead tree onto a Lakemoor resident's home, the Lakemoor police chief said.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • Compromise to keep Crystal Lake South High School bleachers standing

    CRYSTAL LAKE –A compromise has been reached to keep the west bleachers at Crystal Lake South High School standing at their current height while Commu ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:52 am
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