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  • Huntley approves construction bid to first of many downtown projects

    HUNTLEY – Construction on the first of many downtown Huntley projects this year should start by early April, after village trustees on Thursday unanim ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Former McHenry County coroner indicted on official misconduct, forgery charges

    WOODSTOCK – Former McHenry County Coroner Marlene Lantz was indicted Thursday on allegations that for more than 15 years, she never disposed of the ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 8:31 pm
  • MCC seeks literacy, math tutors for adult students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is looking for people to tutor adult students in reading, math or English as a second language.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 6:55 pm
  • Algonquin woman awarded $2.6 million in wrongful death suit

    ALGONQUIN – An Algonquin woman has been awarded $2.6 million in a wrongful death lawsuit she filed after the death of her husband.
    UPDATED: Feb. 26, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • McHenry County lawmakers file bills aimed at property tax relief

    Emboldened by a new governor prioritizing property tax relief, several local lawmakers are filing bills aimed at curtailing how much local governments ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District to offer tango lessons, dance night

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Main Beach will feature a night of dancing this March.Dance instructors Jim and Barba ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Richmond man denies putting camera in McHenry Target changing room

    WOODSTOCK – A Richmond man pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegations he placed a video camera in a changing room at the McHenry Target.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • Former McHenry County man pleads guilty to 20-year-old sex crime

    WOODSTOCK – A former McHenry County man pleaded guilty Thursday to sex crimes that were nearly 20 years old, but his defense attorney said Nathan R. T ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • FCC regulators OK 'net neutrality' rules for Internet providers

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a m ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • Colonel Palmer House in Crystal Lake offers kid-friendly, history program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Hands-on History is a new free program offered by the Colonel Palmer House for kids.T ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:21 pm
  • MCC to offer classes in McHenry on time management, effective presentations

    McHENRY – Classes aimed at helping employees develop professional will be offered next month at McHenry County College's Shah Center in McHenry.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Line dancing party planned at Main Beach Pavilion in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Boot, scoot and boogie to some traditional country music and some not so traditional country tunes.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Woodstock teen ID'd as victim of fatal crash with Metra train at crossing

    WOODSTOCK – The victim of Wednesday's fatal Metra-vehicle collision has been identified by the McHenry County Coroner's Office as 19-year-old Amanda L ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 6:59 pm
  • Enrollment in McHenry County high school dual credit programs explode

    CRYSTAL LAKE – More than 500 high school freshmen and sophomores at half of McHenry County's high schools are set to get their first taste of college ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • Former attorney for Drew Peterson: murder-for-hire scheme a setup

    JOLIET — Drew Peterson’s former defense attorney made public Wednesday letters he says are from a prison inmate that allege Peterson is being set up o ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:23 am
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