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  • New MCC scholarship available for McHenry County high school seniors

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is offering a new 60-credit hour tuition scholarship that will be made available to high school seniors at the s ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:15 am
  • Hampshire man among 2 killed in dirt bike, ATV crash near Kirkland

    KIRKLAND – Two men died Saturday after colliding head-on while driving off-road vehicles on Cherry Valley Road north of Kirkland in DeKalb County.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • McHenry resident 'honored' to win 2017 Illinois Realtor of the Year award

    McHENRY – There’s more to being in the real estate business than just making sales, said Sue Miller, who has been in the industry for 30 years.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Three Norge Ski Club members reach podium at 112th International Winter Tournament

    There were fewer skiers jumping, but it didn’t lessen the excitement any for Norge Ski Club’s 112th annual International Winter Tournament. A postpone ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 8:23 am
  • Stores set closing dates at Huntley Outlet Center

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley Outlet Center soon will be a ghost town, as most stores have set closing dates for later this month through mid-March.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Thousands evacuate as officials eye California dam spillway

    OROVILLE, Calif. – Thousands evacuated their Northern California homes Sunday evening after authorities warned an emergency spillway in the country’s ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • White House declines to publicly defend embattled national security adviser Michael Flynn

    PALM BEACH, Fla. – A top White House aide sidestepped repeated chances Sunday to publicly defend embattled national security adviser Michael Flynn aft ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • Illinois worker pay battle to resurface in court, assembly

    SPRINGFIELD – The question of whether to continue paying government workers during Illinois's budget stalemate will surface again this week as a court ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • Illinois teachers learn to help students affected by trauma

    DECATUR – Six schools in central Illinois are participating in a pilot project to train teachers, administrators and other adults to help students who ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 10:39 pm
  • Patrick Kennedy on Trump: 'We're not an authoritarian country'

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy said he thinks what President Donald Trump has done so far in office will “hopefully spark a re-ex ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 10:39 pm
  • Girls, 11 and 12, shot in head in separate Chicago attacks

    CHICAGO – Police are investigating separate shootings on Chicago’s South Side that left two young girls in critical condition.
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 10:38 pm
  • Bradley to build $86M business, engineering site

    PEORIA – Bradley University in central Illinois is moving forward with plans to build a new, $86 million business and engineering complex.
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 10:38 pm
  • McHenry County sheriff: Walkup Road between Hillside and Pleasant Hill roads reopens

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office announced the area of Walkup Road between Hillside and Pleasant Hill roads in Crystal Lake is reope ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 8:10 am
  • NYPD plans 23,000 body cams by 2019

    NEW YORK – New York City police plan to put body cameras on all 23,000 of its patrol officers by 2019, an ambitious effort that would dwarf all others ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Trump, Japanese leader Abe express close bonds after North Korea missile launch

    PALM BEACH, Fla. – For most of the day, President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe used golf under the Florida sun to show the worl ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 12:19 am
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