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  • Algonquin police deputy chief to retire

    ALGONQUIN – Deputy Police Chief Steven Kuzynowski is set to retire on Oct. 31, the village announced in a news release.
    NEW: July 23, 2014 - 4:23 pm
  • Alleged cocaine dealers nabbed in Harvard, Walworth

    WOODSTOCK – Two alleged cocaine dealers were nabbed in a multi-jurisdiction drug bust that crossed the Wisconsin border and netted a few hundred grams ...
    NEW: July 23, 2014 - 4:22 pm
  • Proposed budget for McHenry library saves up for future repairs

    McHENRY – With several projects wrapping up, the McHenry Public Library is focusing on saving up to cover future repairs on the 40-plus-year-old build ...
    July 23, 2014 - 4:07 pm
  • Police: Residents advised to stay in homes on Deer Path in Lake in the Hills

    Residents of the area of the 100 block of Deer Path in Lake in the Hills are being advised to stay in their homes according to a Nixle alert sent out ...
    UPDATED: July 23, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • State lawmaker: Concealed carry law 'complicated'

    SPRINGFIELD — A state senator said the law he helped push through that allows Illinois residents to carry concealed weapons is too tough on gun owners ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • Lake in the Hills looking for extended time care staff

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village's parks and recreation department is accepting applications for its Extended Time Care Program, according to a news re ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • Stopping deadly oil train fires: New rules planned

    WASHINGTON — Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, the government proposed rules Wednesday that would phase out tens of thousands of older ta ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • Lake in the Hills police reports for July 23, 2014

    • A global positioning system was taken from an unlocked vehicle Monday, July 7, from the 300 block of Starwoods Pass.
    July 23, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach

    NEW YORK — It isn't a household name, but the company at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world's most popular foods, incl ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • Quinn signs legislation to combat flooding

    OAK LAWN — Gov. Pat Quinn has approved legislation aimed at tackling flooding around Illinois and protecting drinking water.
    July 23, 2014 - 2:49 pm
  • Emails raise questions of politics in 2010 program

    CHICAGO — Emails turned over to a legislative panel have raised questions about the role of politics in Gov. Pat Quinn's defunct anti-violence program ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Lake in the Hills receives budget award

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association, according t ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:38 pm
  • Illinois man retried, found not guilty in slaying

    CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago man who was granted a new trial for a slaying he was convicted of nearly two decades ago has been acquitted and set ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • Senate bill targets companies that move overseas

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate voted Wednesday to advance an election-year bill limiting tax breaks for U.S. companies that move operations overseas. Bu ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:21 pm
  • Illinois patients to docs: 'What about marijuana?'

    CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois doctors, nursing homes, hospitals and hospice organizations are ramping up for their role as gatekeepers in the state's new me ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:40 pm
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