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  • Everyday Heroes Nominations Open

    2015 Everyday Heroes Nominations are now open! 

New this year, nominate a hero committed to the youth of McHenry County.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • As snow ends in Buffalo, roof collapses, floods are concerns

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ended Friday, yet residents still couldn't breat ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • 140 frozen turkeys stolen from Illinois market

    WATERLOO (AP) — Police in southern Illinois are investigating after 140 frozen turkeys were stolen from a locked refrigerated trailer outside a meat m ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • John Boehner says Republican-led U.S. House will act on immigration

    WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner said Friday that President Barack Obama was "damaging the presidency" with his unilateral action on immigratio ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • Driver injured in 2-vehicle Fox River Grove crash

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A female driver was transported Friday to an area hospital with minor injuries after a two-vehicle crash in Fox River Grove, fire of ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake teen charged with multiple offenses, police say

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake teenager on Thursday was charged with multiple offenses, including unlawful possession of ammunition without a FOID card ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Fox River Grove woman found dead of suspected drug overdose at motel, authorities say

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A 26-year-old man is facing criminal charges after a woman was found dead in a Fox River Grove motel room Wednesday night.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Court split, Illinois red-light camera law stands

    CHICAGO – Red-light cameras will stay put across the state after a divided Illinois Supreme Court couldn’t reach a decision on their legality.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • House Democrat: Wait on Lincoln Library decision

    SPRINGFIELD – The chairman of a state committee said lawmakers should wait for an outside study before considering plans to separate the Abraham Linco ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Illinois House Democrat outlines ridesharing ideas

    SPRINGFIELD – A Democratic state lawmaker said background checks for drivers and wheelchair accessibility for passengers are among the provisions he w ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • U.S. Rep. Duckworth gives birth to baby girl

    CHICAGO – U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth has given birth to a baby girl.A Thursday statement from the sub ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Nunda Utility Co., township face-off freezes water main repairs

    McHENRY – Nunda Utility Co. and the Nunda Township Highway Department are in a standoff while the roads freeze around them.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • McHenry County, national experts cite shortage of in-home caregivers for seniors

    Charlie Marsh, 76, of Wauconda had been lying on his bedroom floor for two days, unable to get himself up, when his in-home caregiver found her way in ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:04 am
  • City partnership tasked with marketing, celebrating Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – City officials and a Woodstock non-profit will join forces to try to broaden the city's appeal through advertisements, billboards, social ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Jim Oberweis leads veto override of speed limit bill

    SPRINGFIELD – State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R-Sugar Grove, on Thursday successfully challenged a gubernatorial veto of a bill he sponsored to raise the spe ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:46 pm
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