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  • Crystal Lake area stable fire likely killed 32 horses

    Tyson and Amber Bauman stood in the mist and rain Sunday morning as firefighters monitored the still smoldering stables where fire officials believe a ...
    NEW: Nov. 23, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • Firefighters believe 32 horses died in stable fire between Woodstock, Crystal Lake

    Fire officials say as many as 32 horses possibly died in a massive barn fire overnight Saturday at a popular stable between Crystal Lake and Woodstock ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 23, 2014 - 9:09 am
  • Black Friday starting early, but not for everybody

    To many, Thanksgiving is a day for overeating and family merriment, and for a number of local business owners, that’s exactly way it should be.
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Woodstock, Harvard now pursuing enterprise zone together

    After an initial miscommunication, Woodstock and Harvard officials will now work together to secure various economic incentives available from the sta ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Boston bombing victim going home after amputation

    KATY, Texas – A woman injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing who had several surgeries before having part of her leg amputated recently was disch ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Turkey Trot for Hospice 5K set for Thanksgiving Day

    McHENRY – McHenry County residents can burn some calories before Thanksgiving feasts and give back to the community at the same time during the third ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Head-on collision sends one to hospital

    WAUCONDA – A head-on collision sent one person to the hospital, a fire official said.The Wauconda Fi ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Marengo expects 2 percent property tax levy increase

    MARENGO – Seeing another year of declining property values, Marengo officials expect to collect only about $30,000 more in property taxes next year.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • MCCD to see property tax revenues return to 2012 levels

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Conservation District officials have been predicting financial doom all year.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Algonquin chief recommended to be next U.S. marshal for Northern Illinois district

    ALGONQUIN – The retiring Algonquin police chief was named one of three finalists to be the next U.S. marshal of the Northern Illinois District.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Special prosecutors ordered in civil suit against state's attorney

    WOODSTOCK – A federal judge ordered special prosecutors to represent a McHenry County judge and a former prosecutor in a civil lawsuit against State’s ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Cary-Grove defeats Libertyville, 41-7

    Cary-Grove is headed to state after winning Saturday's Class 7A semifinal game against Libertyville November 22, 2014. Cary-Grove won, 41-7.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:31 pm
  • Immigrants urged to take advantage of Obama action

    CHICAGO – Democratic politicians gathered at a Chicago high school Saturday to encourage Illinois' immigrant population to register with the federal g ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 7:45 pm
  • Attorney general warns of immigration scams

    CHICAGO – The Illinois attorney general's office warns that with President Obama's sweeping immigration changes comes the possibility of immigration s ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:41 pm
  • Pekin man sentenced for dealing deadly heroin

    PEORIA – A 24-year prison sentence has been handed a Pekin man for selling heroin federal prosecutors say killed at least three people.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:40 pm
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