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  • McHenry County College to offer archaeology field studies at Macktown

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Students will have the chance of uncovering items that no one has seen or touched in up to thousands of years with an archaeology field ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Woodstock's Kolze's Corner Gardens selected for $10,000 grant for greenhouse curtain

    WOODSTOCK – After installing a greenhouse curtain, Bob Kolze said the electric bill at Kolze's Corner Gardens dropped from $750 to $525 a month and in ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Cary Park District blood drive rescheduled

    CARY – A blood drive hosted by the Cary Park District and Heartland Blood Centers has been rescheduled, according to a recent district release.
    July 2, 2015 - 4:54 pm
  • Is a temporary Illinois state budget still alive?

    The only fireworks that will be seen in Springfield this weekend will be the actual ones marking the anniversary of our nation’s Declaration of Indepe ...
    July 2, 2015 - 3:52 pm
  • Vacancy on McHenry County bench makes for shifting judge assignments

    WOODSTOCK – Now that one judge is retired and another is planning the same this fall, judges in the 22nd Circuit are playing musical chambers to fill ...
    July 2, 2015 - 3:49 pm
  • McHenry County health department closes Island Lake beach

    ISLAND LAKE – The Veterans Park Island beach in Island Lake is closed because of elevated bacterial levels detected Thursday, McHenry County Departmen ...
    July 2, 2015 - 1:40 pm
  • Official: Shots reported on Washington Navy Yard campus

    WASHINGTON — An official says shots have been reported in a building on the Washington Navy Yard campus.
    July 2, 2015 - 7:45 am
  • 10 Things to Know for July 2; U.S. job market nears normal

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    July 2, 2015 - 6:21 am
  • McHenry County students boosting low summer blood donations

    WOODSTOCK – As the summer slump for blood donations is upon us, a group of conscientious students have banded together for what is shaping up to be th ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Crystal Lake Community School District 47 receives financial recognition

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Community School District 47 once again has been recognized for its financial reporting.
    July 1, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Woodstock Opera House hosting 67th Miss Woodstock scholarship pageant

    WOODSTOCK – Twelve contestants will compete in the Miss Woodstock scholarship pageant at 7 p.m. July 10 at the Woodstock Opera House.
    July 1, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Overcoming hostilities, U.S. and Cuba to open embassies

    WASHINGTON – After more than a half-century of hostility, the United States and Cuba declared Wednesday they will reopen embassies in each other’s cap ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Illinois governor vetoes pay raises for state lawmakers

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner has struck down cost-of-living salary increases for lawmakers as Illinois begins a fiscal year without an approved bud ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Obama: ‘Feeling pretty good’ about health care

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Fresh off a Supreme Court victory, President Barack Obama said Wednesday he’s “feeling pretty good” about the state of his health c ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Emails show top officials aware of Clinton’s private address

    WASHINGTON – Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was us ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:51 pm
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