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  • School District 155 Board keeps current leadership over requests of new members

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The leadership of the Community High School District 155 Board will not be changing.T ...
    NEW: May 5, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Illinois workers' comp: Business groups, injured employees weigh in

    SPRINGFIELD – Business groups and injured employees weighed in Tuesday as Illinois lawmakers began debating whether to revamp the state's workers' com ...
    May 5, 2015 - 8:29 pm
  • 60 bodies recovered in Nepal valley hit by quake, mudslide

    KATHMANDU, Nepal – Emergency workers have recovered the bodies of 60 people – including nine foreigners – who were killed when Nepal's earthquake trig ...
    May 5, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • Fingerprint ruse IDs Florida man as longtime Ohio fugitive

    ORLANDO, Fla. – A man convicted of manslaughter walked away from an Ohio prison farm in 1959, then was allowed to slip away from law enforcement in 19 ...
    May 5, 2015 - 7:57 pm
  • Clinton: Nation needs to fix broken immigration system

    LAS VEGAS – Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that any immigration overhaul must include a path to "full and equal ...
    May 5, 2015 - 7:52 pm
  • Mike Huckabee again running for president; joins GOP contenders

    HOPE, Ark. – Mike Huckabee declared his presidential candidacy Tuesday, counting on his brand of conservative populism to make his second White House ...
    May 5, 2015 - 6:27 pm
  • Suit: $10 Cook County court day care fee unconstitutional

    CHICAGO – A new class-action lawsuit alleges that one of the nation's largest court systems violates the Illinois Constitution by requiring anyone fil ...
    May 5, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • Doubts raised about Islamic State's claim in Texas attack

    PHOENIX – The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Tuesday for the assault on a Texas cartoon contest that featured images of the Prophet Muhamm ...
    May 5, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Former Woodstock nursing assistant's Crystal Lake sex charges trial begins for 2nd time

    WOODSTOCK – For a second time, a former health care worker is standing trial on allegations of sexually assaulting a patient.
    May 5, 2015 - 6:03 pm
  • Battle of the Bands set for Saturday in Cary at Lions Park

    CARY – The Cary Park District will host a Battle of the Bands competition Saturday enabling several local teen bands to show off their talents.
    UPDATED: May 5, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • McHenry County Board approves MCCD budget for 2016

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board approved the 2016 budget for the McHenry County Conservation District with only a handful of traditional opponent ...
    May 5, 2015 - 4:14 pm
  • Fox Lake dispatch center earns license for providing pre-arrival medical advice

    FOX LAKE – The dispatch center that serves the village of Fox Lake and five other Lake County agencies can now provide medical advice to 911 callers.
    UPDATED: May 5, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Food drive to be held by Crystal Lake postal carriers

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The U.S. Postal Service will be picking up food items along with letters and packages this Saturday.
    UPDATED: May 5, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • McHenry County Conservation festival highlights wildflower art, includes hikes, crafts

    MARENGO – An afternoon of outdoor exploration, artistic activities and live music will mark A Celebration of Wildflowers and Art at Coral Woods Conser ...
    UPDATED: May 5, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Cary's Three Oaks School to get new parking lot

    CARY – Three Oaks Elementary School will get a new parking lot over the summer after a newly organized school board voted to accept a bid for the proj ...
    May 5, 2015 - 3:16 pm
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