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  • Bird watching event to return to McHenry County

    RINGWOOD – A stationary bird watching event in the style of a tailgate party is coming back to McHenry County.
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Neighbors who filed bleachers lawsuit endure threats, property damage

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The latest threat came shortly before 7 a.m. the Saturday after the Illinois Supreme Court handed down its decision on the Crystal Lake ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Correction

    Headlines on a story on page 2 of Saturday’s Prep Extra high school football section should have indicated the Marengo Indians led by elusive quarterb ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District offers painting classes for beginners

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Beginner painters can take home their own work after upcoming classes offered by the Crystal Lake Park District.
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Detour: Road projects finishing and winding down with season

    • CHARLES J. MILLER ROAD: A new traffic pattern is in place after workers switched the travel route to the newly laid pavement. Workers this year will ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Attorney: Army officer recommends no jail time for Bergdahl

    AUSTIN, Texas – An Army officer is recommending that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl face a lower-level court martial and be spared the possibility of jail time fo ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Fired Benghazi investigator says House probe is partisan

    WASHINGTON – A former investigator for the House Select Committee on Benghazi says he was unlawfully fired in part because he sought to conduct a comp ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Palestinians stab Israelis in 2 Jerusalem attacks

    JERUSALEM – Palestinians carried out two stabbing attacks in Jerusalem on Saturday before being shot dead by police, while another two Palestinians we ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • House Republicans ask: Can anyone lead us?

    WASHINGTON – The job of leading House Republicans may have gone from difficult to impossible.After t ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Civil trial against Wisconsin gun shop enters final week

    MILWAUKEE – The trial over a civil lawsuit brought by a pair of seriously wounded police officers against a Wisconsin gun shop that they say has sold ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • 2 men arrested in Home Depot shoplifting case

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Two Flint men have been arrested in connection with a shoplifting at an Oakland County Home Depot in which a customer fired shot ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Secret Service agent who saved Reagan after shooting dies

    WASHINGTON – The Secret Service agent credited with saving President Ronald Reagan's life on the day he was shot outside a Washington hotel has died.
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Woman shoots at 2 people picking apples in northern Michigan

    CHARLEVOIX, Mich. – A 30-year-old woman has been charged after two people were shot at while picking apples in northern Michigan.
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • “Lucky one” in Oregon shootings provides details of massacre

    SEATTLE – The 18-year-old college student singled out by the shooter as the “lucky one” to survive and deliver a package to law enforcement has told h ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Falling enrollment closing Illinois, Wisconsin scout camps

    WOODSTOCK – A Cub Scout camp in northern Illinois and two boy scout camps in Wisconsin are expected to close because of declining attendance and finan ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:14 pm
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