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  • Election 2014: McHenry County voters to see some uncontested races Nov. 4

    While McHenry County voters will choose Nov. 4 who will become the next governor and the next county sheriff in two contentious races, they will have ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Early voting alters campaigns' strategies, costs

    LOS ANGELES – For over 1 million Californians, the Nov. 4 election is over. That's because they've already voted.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:52 pm
  • Cafeteria worker tried to stop Washington school shooter

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. – A Washington state high school cafeteria worker tried to stop a gunman who opened fire at the school north of Seattle, killing one ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Colleagues: U.S. doctor with Ebola was very careful

    CONAKRY, Guinea – An American doctor who caught Ebola while treating patients in Guinea was a hard worker who conscientiously followed safety procedur ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 8:59 am
  • Chicago building residents warned about Nik Wallenda's stunt

    CHICAGO – The managers of two Chicago apartment buildings are telling residents to watch their step while tightrope walker Nik Wallenda practices his ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 8:48 am
  • Madigan, Rauner spend big on Illinois House races

    DES PLAINES – State Rep. Marty Moylan tells voters he’s not your typical Democrat as he bikes from house to house on the campaign trail, handing out y ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Illinois officials address human trafficking

    CHICAGO – Human trafficking is a significant problem in Chicago and its neighboring suburbs, with thousands of women and girls forced into sex slavery ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Militant group said to be using chlorine bombs

    MURSITPINAR, Turkey – New allegations have emerged that Islamic State extremists have expanded their arsenal with chlorine bombs and captured fighter ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • New York, New Jersey order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others

    NEW YORK – Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day qu ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Jacobs beat McHenry, 50-25.

    The boys football game between McHenry and Jacobs Friday in McHenry. Jacobs beat McHenry, 50-25. ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Cary-Grove defeats Crystal Lake South, 47-7

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    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • MCCD turns down chance to purchase land outside Richmond

    RINGWOOD – The McHenry County Conservation District’s board said no thanks to a 20-acre parcel of land outside Richmond at its meeting Thursday evenin ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 8:13 pm
  • McHenry man charged with cutting acquaintance with a knife

    McHENRY – A 33-year-old McHenry man was charged Friday night with aggravated battery after he cut an acquaintance in the abdomen with a small knife, p ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Video gambling boom in McHenry County not felt in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Jeff Thorsen wouldn't bet on changing his mind when it comes to video gambling, but he'd to love hear people try.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 8:07 pm
  • Prairie Ridge sophomore sparks community support for family

    A mother with stage-three breast cancer. A father killed in a car crash.Within three months, Elle Gi ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 4:55 pm
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