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  • Crime mugs for February 2017 in the McHenry County area

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is t ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 12:26 am
  • White House bars major news outlets from gaggle

    News organizations including the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, CNN and Politico were blocked from joining an informal, on the record White Ho ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 2:30 pm
  • Update: Randall Road reopens after crash

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Northbound Randall Road, south of Miller Road, was down to one lane around 1 p.m. Friday due to a crash, according to Nixle alert ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 1:46 pm
  • 'No anonymous sources,' President Trump scolds – after White House uses them

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump escalated his criticism of the news media Friday, taking direct aim this time at the use of anonymous sources. Rep ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:55 am
  • Woodstock man found dead amid child sex investigation

    WOODSTOCK — A Woodstock man found dead in his apartment earlier this week with a self-inflicted injury was being investigated by the Woodstock Police ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 6:06 pm
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump considers 20 million people 'very few'

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said Friday that his predecessor's health care law covers "very few people" as he minimized the impact of replacin ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:35 am
  • Officials in legal pot state vow to fight federal crackdown

    WASHINGTON – Officials in Washington state, where recreational marijuana is legal, vow to fight any federal crackdown on the nascent industry after Wh ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:12 am
  • Official: Trump chief of staff Reince Priebus asked FBI to dispute Russia reports

    WASHINGTON – White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advise ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:10 am
  • 66-year-old man missing from Glendale Heights found in McHenry County

    McHENRY – A 66-year-old man who was reported missing from Glendale Heights was found Wednesday in McHenry County.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:49 am
  • McHenry County PADS in need of clothing donations for children, women

    McHenry County PADS, a Pioneer Center for Human Services program, is looking for clothing donations for women and children.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:49 am
  • Ex-Carpentersville man convicted after threatening woman with gun

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A former Carpentersville man faces six to 60 years in prison after he was found guilty of threatening to kill a woman and shooting a ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:42 am
  • Elgin man arrested in Cary battery where man put hand over woman's mouth, said 'go to sleep'

    CARY – An Elgin man has been arrested after allegations that he entered a woman’s Cary business, put his hand over her mouth and told her to “go to sl ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:37 am
  • 7 Algonquin businesses fined for selling alcohol to minors

    ALGONQUIN – Seven Algonquin businesses were fined for selling alcohol to minors, Algonquin Police Chief John Bucci said.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:40 am
  • Simple search by McHenry County Board chairman staff finds $130,000 in unclaimed funds

    WOODSTOCK – A hunch on the part of two staff members hired by new McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks turned out to be worth more than $130,000.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:32 am
  • Harvard Area Community Health Center unveils dental clinic

    HARVARD – Children in low-income families and adults with certain health conditions now have greater access to dental care in McHenry County.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:26 am
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