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  • Prairie Grove police dept. head reported for suspicion of intoxication on last chief job

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The top cop for the village that saw one of its officers indicted this week for crashing his squad car while drunk was reported last ye ...
    NEW: Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Sun City residents complaining about Huntley High School students parking in neighborhoods

    HUNTLEY – A few Huntley entities are working together to come to a solution after concerns surfaced over Huntley High School students parking in and w ...
    NEW: Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Woodstock's Bull Valley Ford plans expansion with city tax incentive

    WOODSTOCK – A tax incentive agreement between the city of Woodstock and Bull Valley Ford is allowing the car dealership to expand its facility by abou ...
    NEW: Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • McHenry County state's attorney GOP candidates locked in contentious race

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The two Republican candidates for McHenry County state’s attorney talked about their records, and attacked each other’s, during their m ...
    NEW: Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Clinton seeks to cut into Sanders' New Hampshire advantage

    HENNIKER, N.H. – Trailing rival Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton sought to summon another New Hampshire comeback on Saturday but faced blunt questions ...
    NEW: Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Taiwan rescuers find signs of life in quake rubble

    TAINAN, Taiwan – Rescuers on Sunday found signs of life within the remains of a high-rise residential building that collapsed in a powerful, shallow e ...
    UPDATED: Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Chicago officer sues estate of teen he shot, claiming trauma

    CHICAGO – A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black 19-year-old college student and accidentally killed a neighbor has filed a lawsuit a ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • Police think 6 Chicago deaths result of 'targeted incident'

    CHICAGO – Authorities on Saturday released the names of six family members found dead this week in their southwest side home – the victims of what Chi ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • Lake County offering mental health training to officers

    WAUKEGAN – Law enforcement officials in Lake County are undergoing training that could be used as a statewide model in Illinois to help officers ident ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • Chicago FBI: 'Pinball Bandit' suspected in 5 bank robberies

    CHICAGO – The FBI is asking for help identifying a suspect they've dubbed the "Pinball Bandit" because of the frequency and locations of the banks the ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • U of I reports record number of freshman applications

    URBANA – University of Illinois officials say a record number of prospective freshmen have applied for enrollment next fall across the school's three ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • 3 held in alleged fake kidnapping scheme in Chicago suburb

    BRIDGEVIEW – Bridgeview police say three people face felony disorderly conduct charges for allegedly faking a kidnapping in hopes of getting money to ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • States taking action to keep guns out of abusers’ hands

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – More than a dozen states have strengthened laws over the past two years to keep firearms out of the hands of domestic abusers, a rar ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Man in McHenry flown to hospital after tree falls on him

    McHENRY — A man was in stable condition Saturday night after being airlifted to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville after a tree he was cutting dow ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 9:37 pm
  • Woman hospitalized, two others treated on scene of Algonquin crash

    HUNTLEY — One woman was transported to Sherman Hospital in Elgin after a two-car crash on Algonquin Road on Saturday afternoon, a fire official said.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 4:34 pm
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