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  • Southwest warns Monday travelers to plan ahead after delays

    DALLAS – Southwest Airlines said hundreds of flights have been delayed by technical issues and warned passengers flying Monday to arrive two hours ear ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • Algonquin-based District 300 to consider changes for Carpentersville schools

    ALGONQUIN – Officials in Community Unit School District 300 have been compiling data they’re hoping will give the school board an idea on how best to ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Kenya's Chumba, Kiplagat win titles at Chicago Marathon

    CHICAGO – Kenyans Dickson Chumba and Florence Kiplagat each pulled away late to sweep the Chicago Marathon titles Sunday. Chumba broke out of a three- ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Crystal Lake Police Department seeks accreditation

    CRYSTAL LAKE – As part of the Crystal Lake Police Department’s accreditation process, the public will get to weigh in at an information session this w ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • FOIA issue – emails on private devices – goes back to court

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois law states government officials’ emails about taxpayer business are public records for all to see. But what if they’re sent fro ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Lake in the Hills to start hydrant flushing Monday

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The semiannual flushing of fire hydrants will start Monday in Lake in the Hills. The Public Works Department will flush the hydran ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Huntley considering tax break if developer develops Panera, 3 new businesses

    HUNTLEY – The Village Board approved a new business development agreement designed to promote the development of the 58-acre Huntley Crossings propert ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • McHenry County CASA celebrates 10 years serving juveniles in court system

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After experiencing emotional, verbal and sexual abuse growing up, Corey Rotelli did not have a constant in her life.
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Woodstock bans video gaming signage from exterior of buildings

    WOODSTOCK – Starting in January, no signs advertising video gaming will be seen by people passing by the city’s 18 establishments with video gaming li ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Lake in the Hills may look into 2 TIF districts

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – An economic development tool known as a tax increment financing district could be coming to two spots in Lake in the Hills.
    Oct. 11, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Spring Grove, McHenry fire official to battle blazes in Antarctica

    SPRING GROVE – Todd Robel expects an icy reception at his new job.Robel, a lieutenant with the Sprin ...
    Oct. 11, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Former Algonquin police chief lobbying against larger trucks

    ALGONQUIN – Russell Laine retired at the end of last year, but the former Algonquin police chief is continuing his work on behalf of public safety by ...
    Oct. 11, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Algonquin-based District 300 to host Family Cyber Night

    ALGONQUIN – Algonquin-based Community Unit School District 300 is hosting a hands-on seminar focused on teaching elementary and middle school students ...
    Oct. 11, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Former McHenry County Board Chairman Ken Koehler hitting the ground running as Metra rep

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Ken Koehler’s first meeting as McHenry County’s representative on the Metra Board did not start out mundane.
    Oct. 11, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • McHenry District 156 school board, teachers union reach tentative agreement

    McHENRY – A tentative agreement over contract negotiations between the McHenry Community High School Educators’ Association and the McHenry Community ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:36 am